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New adoption and fostering group

The Adoption and Fostering Alliance Scotland created. A new organisation to help children and young people find adoptive and foster families has been created, Children’s Minister ... Continue Reading →

New paediatric first aid course

One of Scotland’s leading social enterprises St Andrew’s First Aid Training and Supplies Ltd are launching a new paediatric first aid course this August.  The new course has been ... Continue Reading →

A guide to youth justice in Scotland

The Centre for Youth and Criminal Justice has recently re-published ‘A Guide to Youth Justice in Scotland’. This resource is aimed at practitioners and managers who work with children ... Continue Reading →

Commission for Childcare Reform Report and Independent Review of early learning and childcare workforce published

The Commission for Childcare reform has published their final report. The report offers a series of new recommendations and reiterates and expands on initial proposals made in March. The ... Continue Reading →

Caring for Vulnerable Children online course

During times of austerity and shrinking public services, identifying and caring for vulnerable children has never been more demanding. In this free, dynamic and interactive six-week ... Continue Reading →

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£1 million to develop early years workforce

Independent review of early learning and childcare workforce published. £1 million to help children get the best start in life was announced today as an independent review of the ... Continue Reading →

Learn how to engage with children and young people

Our new app, Engaging with Children and Young People, explores what you need to know, and be able to do, to engage effectively with children and young people. The user-friendly app ... Continue Reading →

New film about going to a children’s hearing

The Scottish Children Reporter Administration (SCRA) has launched a new film ‘Going To A Children’s Hearing’. The aim of the film is to help children and young people prepare ... Continue Reading →

Scottish Apprenticeship Week at Lullaby Lane

Founded in September 2013, Lullaby Lane Nursery situated inWesterton area of Bearsden, Glasgow has “created a home from home environment, creating secure attachments, through ... Continue Reading →