The Scottish Government has issued a Call for Evidence on the Children and Young People Bill which was introduced to parliament in April 2013.
GCVS response to the Scottish Government Consultation on the Requirements for Community Learning and development (Scotland) Regulations 2013
The rights of children and young people will be strengthened under a new Bill which seeks to reflect the UN Convention of the Rights of the Child in the Scottish Government's approach to services and policies which affect them.
Parents can now seek information on named persons to determine whether they could be child sex offenders. This booklet gives details of the scheme and who can use it.
The Department for Communities and Local Government has published a good practice guide to working with troubled families for local authorities and their partners.
A report by the homelessness charity, Crisis, details the homelessness situation in Scotland, England and Wales
Demos Reveals 15 Poverty Types
The Scottish Government Early Years Change Fund aims to improve the life chances for many of Scotland's children, focusing on prevention and early intervention.
Government’s Response to Professor Malcolm Harrington’s Second Independent Review of the Work Capability Assessment.
A report published this month identifies the key issues surrounding child neglect and suggests ways to tackle the problem, which affects an estimated 1.5m children in the UK.
A skills and knowledge framework for dementia; standards for care strategy