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.

The power of human rights to improve people’s health and care

01 July 2015
A new website, which includes five short films, has been created showing how human rightsare being used in health and social car…

Attainment of looked after children rises

17 June 2015
The statistics show an improvement in looked after children’s levels of attainment and transition into positive destinations lik…

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.