Published guidance, information and resources to help you

Here, we have gathered together key guidance, information and resources specific to those in the many professions across Scotland who work together to support, prevent harm and protect Scotland’s children.

 All information from the Scottish Government can be found here:

Protecting children workforce

information-icon 40x40.png  Information:A free course from the University of Strathclyde and CELCIS, Caring for Children Moving Alone: Protecting Unaccompanied and Separated Children, which provides an understanding of the risks and vulnerabilities of unaccompanied and separated refugee and migrant children who are moving across and between countries (May 2022)

guidance-icon-40x40.png Guidance from the Scottish Government on staying safe and protecting others (May 2022)

guidance-icon-40x40.png Guidance from the Scottish Government on reducing the risks in schools (January 2022)

guidance-icon-40x40.png Guidance from the Scottish Government for school age childcare services (January 2022)

information-icon 40x40.png  Information from the Internet Watch Foundation about the risks of children being groomed and coerced online

advice-ico-40x40.png  Advice and resources from Childnet with online safety activities for children at home