News

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.


SASW roadshows supports social workers

03 June 2016
SASW is touring Scotland to hear the views of social workers


Tune in live to SIRCC keynote speakers

02 June 2016
Can't make the SIRCC 2016 conference? Then tune in to to hear from our fantastic keynote speakers.


David Cameron plans to overhaul the care system with 'zero tolerance' approach

16 May 2016
The Prime Minister will introduce new laws in England that will encourage the permanent adoption of children.


Ofsted publishes looked after children stats for England

16 May 2016
The statistics showing the number of children looked after by local authorities in England at March 2015 has just been published…


The Mockingbird model of foster care

10 May 2016
Could this style of care -which has seen some success in the USA- fly in the UK?