Our news helps everyone working with and for looked after children and young people keep up to speed with what's going on in the sector, here in Scotland, and further afield.

Children's social work under pressure in England

13 July 2016
Government proposals for social work reform in England have significant weaknesses, says the Education Committee.

Safeguarder in the Children's Hearing System vacancy

12 July 2016
Vacancies throughout Scotland for individuals who are committed to making decisions in the best interest of children

National Guidance on Part 13: Support for Kinship Care

11 July 2016
National guidance on part 13 (support for kinship care) of the Children and Young People (Scotland) Act published

National Care Leavers Week Scotland 2016

07 July 2016
Who Cares? (Scotland) is planning their biggest and best NCLWS yet. It's running from 20-29 Oct. Get involved!

UK Government plans to improve Permanency skills for social workers

06 July 2016
New optional training programme will offer more opportunities for professional development, which promote depth of practice.