The Children and Young People (Scotland) Bill has been published. 3 and 4 year old children will, for the first time in Scotland, be entitled to 600 hours of funded early learning and childcare. Proposed measures also include: Looked after two … Continue reading
The Scottish Government had previously announced an investment of £757,000 towards third sector involvement in children’s services. A partnership between Barnardo’s Scotland, Voluntary Action Scotland and the Improvement Service, with support from other third sector partners, will deliver the project. It … Continue reading
Fathers Network Scotland was founded in 2008 by a group of support organisations with a specific focus on the role of fathers in the family and community. It is focusing on three main areas: creating a voice for all fathers … Continue reading
The Scottish Government has published its Wellbeing magazine which tells you what the Government and others are doing to promote children’s rights and support their wellbeing. It includes the invaluable (to me anyway) “GIRFEC for beginners”.
What do you get if you add 2 days, 750 people, 32 storyboards, 3000 strands of spaghetti, 150 marshmallows, 750 paper plates, and 1 video diary room? Answer: The first learning session of the Early Years Collaborative!
The Scottish Government has published a new set of resources about Getting It Right for Every Child on the GIRFEC web pages.