Our news helps everyone working with and for children in need of care and protection, their families and carers, and with care leavers, to keep up to speed with what's going on in the sector, here in Scotland, and further afield.

New National Practice Guidance to support the rights of care experienced children and their brothers and sisters in Scotland

26 July 2021
The Scottish Government has published new National Practice Guidance, ‘Staying Together and Connected: Getting it Right for Sist…

Founding Director of CELCIS to take up new role

12 July 2021
Professor Jennifer Davidson, founding Director of CELCIS, and Director of its predecessor the Scottish Institute for Residential…

New pilot project launched to help local authorities better understand children and young people’s experience of care in Scotland

29 June 2021
CELCIS has today (29 June) announced a new partnership with Coram Voice to bring two established surveys of young people’s exper…

Bright Spots programme Scottish Pilot

29 June 2021
CELCIS, in partnership with Coram Voice, is bringing the ‘Bright Spots’ programme, with its two online wellbeing surveys, to Sco…

Care-Experienced Bursary data 2018-19

28 June 2021
The Scottish Funding Council (SFC) has published new information about the take up of the Care-Experienced Bursary in the 2018-1…