Spotlight on topics for the looked after children sector

We present a mix of commentary and relevant resources to help you make sense of some of the big, topical issues facing those working with and for looked after children. 


Children and Young People (Scotland) Act 2014

This legislation introduces significant changes that will impact on every aspect of children’s services and on all stages of a child’s life, from birth well into adulthood. Find out what the changes mean for you and your organisation.


Corporate parenting: what it's all about

These new duties are a fantastic opportunity for corporate parents to improve and safeguard the wellbeing of looked after children and care leavers. Here you'll learn about corporate parenting through briefings and lots of good resources.


Implementing corporate parenting duties

We know that there are many significant changes to understand and take action on. Effective implementation is crucial. That's why we've developed a special series of implementation notes to support you in making Part 9 of the Act a reality.