Getting it Right for Looked After Children and Young People (2015)
This strategy sets out the Scottish Governments priorities to improve the lives of looked after children and young people. It has relationships at its heart and reflects the ongoing collaborative work between Scottish Government, local authorities, professionals, carers, families and children and young people.
STAF Consultation on Draft Statutory Guidance for Part 9
This is our response to the consultation carried out by the Scottish Government on the Draft Statutory Guidance for Part 9: Corporate Parenting.
We Can and Must Do Better Online Resource
A number of online resources related to the ‘We Can and Must Do Better’ and ‘These are our Bairns’ reports.
Housing Options Protocols (2013)
Guidance for Corporate Parents: Improving housing and accommodation outcomes for Scotland’s Care Leavers.
Staying Put Scotland (2013)
Providing care leavers with connectedness and belonging.
Guidance for Local Authorities and other Corporate Parents: Supporting Looked after children and young people to remain in care, as part of a staged transition towards adulthood and greater independence.
Getting it Right for Every Child
These Are Our Bairns (2008)
A guide for community planning partnerships on being a good Corporate Parent.
Core Tasks for Designated Managers (2008)
In educational and residential establishments in Scotland. Working together to build improvement in the educational outcomes of Scotland’s looked after children and young people.
Looked After Children and Young People: We Can and Must Do Better (2007)
A dual purpose report to better understand the educational barriers and issues children and young people face, and a catalyst in driving forward positive solutions.