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.

Chair announced for Inquiry into historical child abuse

28 May 2015
Our Statement following the announcement by Cabinet Secretary, Angela Constance of Susan O’Brien QC as Chair.The Historical Chil…

CELCIS Statement on the Inquiry into historical child abuse in institutional care

28 May 2015
Statement following the announcement by Cabinet Secretary for Education and Lifelong Learning Angela Constance.

‘Agenda for change’ for care leavers

26 May 2015
Work has begun to develop a Scottish Care Leavers Covenant with buy in from a wide range of partners across Scotland.

Latest Children’s Social Work Statistics released

09 April 2015
Children's Social Work Statistics Scotland, 2013-14 has been published on the Scottish Government website.

Consultation to hear the views of former foster children

05 August 2013
To gather views of people who lived in foster care as children has been launched by CELCIS in partnership with the In Care Survi…