The CELCIS National Conference, a key event in the children's sector calendar which provides an opportuntiy for everyone working with and for children and young people to debate and discuss some of the big issues for the sector.
Held in Glasgow on 7 October 2015, the conference was a great success.
We heard from lots of contributors on the new Children and Young People (Scotland) Act 2014, and how we can work together to improve the lives of our most vulnerable children and young people. We also examined the opportunities and potential challenges it brings and the tools to help us manage these changes.
Check out this video to get a flavour of what we were talking about.
Melissa comes to CELCIS from the National Implementation Research Network at the University of North Carolina. Her arrival is crucial within the current context of what we face with public service reforms, financial austerity and cuts in service delivery.
Share some excellent examples of organisations and individuals working together to improve the lives of Scotland's most vulnerable children
Discuss how they worked together with young people to create an imaginative film about the dangers of drugs.