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.


Children's social work statistics 2014/15 now available

22 March 2016
Get the latest statistics on looked after children in Scotland, based on data collected from local authorities and secure units …


Caring for Vulnerable Children course

21 March 2016
In this free online course we’ll help you to explore some of the approaches involved in caring for vulnerable children.


Proposals to widen university access

14 March 2016
The ‘Blueprint for Fairness’ aims to make sure a student’s background is not a barrier to going to university.


Timescales for new qualification announced

25 February 2016
Timescales for the roll out of the level 9 qualification for residential child care workers.


New programme of action for child protection

25 February 2016
Scottish Government announces new programme of work for child protection and additional funding for CELCIS to extend its improve…