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.


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?


New GIRFEC information and communications toolkit

05 April 2016
Check out this new toolkit produced by Scottish Government


Express your views in the Children and Young People (Scotland) Act 2014 guidance consultation

05 April 2016
Take part in this consultation around the Children and Young People (Scotland) Act 2014