Working with the Scottish Government, we have published the final Standard for Foster Care which sets out learning for foster carers in their role.
We received Â lots of good ... Continue Reading →
We have published the Childrenâ€™s Services Workforce 2015 report which provides a more detailed breakdown of the workforce in childrenâ€™s services than was previously available.
The ... Continue Reading →
We have extended our consultation on the Standard for Foster Care to give people more time to respond after the busy summer period.
The new closing date is 30 September 2016.
We want ... Continue Reading →
Audit Scotland is asking parents and carers to share their views about funded early learning and child care (ELCC).
Audit Scotland looks at public spending and policy across the public ... Continue Reading →
We want to hear the views of everyone involved in providing and supporting foster care services during our consultation on the Standard for Foster Care.
The Standard for Foster Care ... Continue Reading →
Our chief executive, Anna Fowlie recently shared with Who Cares? Scotland what it means for the SSSC to be a corporate parent. Read her blog post here.
It has been exactly a year since ... Continue Reading →
Christmas at Balnacraig starts in October with the active Pupil Voice Forum planning events.Â
Christmas is a difficult time for young people in care away from home and staff at Balnacraig ... Continue Reading →
Successful programme expanded to find permanent homes for vulnerable children.
An innovative programme to improve timescales in securing a permanent home for children in care is to ... Continue Reading →
New training and induction programme to be introduced.
Childminders will be central to the delivery of the Scottish Governmentâ€™s massive expansion of childcare in both nurseries ... Continue Reading →