Staf Summer Conference 2017 Resources (May 2017)
Click for presentations and resources from our Summer Conference Nothing Less Will Do, held in Edinburgh on 16th May 2017.
Trauma, Loss and Attachment – what does this mean for us? (March 2017)
Judy Furnivall (CELCIS) took us through what trauma, loss and attachment means for us at our Practitioners’ Gathering Responding to Trauma, Loss and Attachment.
Care Leavers and Benefits (Updated July 2016)
Click to view the updated joint briefing on giving benefits advice to care leavers from CPAG Scotland and Staf.
Staf Summer Conference 2016 Resources
Click on the image to the left to view the resources from our Summer Conference, Working Hand in Hand, held in Edinburgh on 11th May 2016.
Phil Coady: Relationship Boundaries in Residential Child Care: Connections and safety in group care relationships
Phil Coady, Social Work/Youth Justice Team Leader, talks us through his recent research into relationship boundaries at our Managers’ Forum in Stirling, on 9th September 2015.
Prof. Bill Whyte CBE – Relationships and Leadership: Time for a Change?
Watch the footage of Professor Bill Whyte CBE from our Summer Seminar in May 2015 as he talked to us about relationships and leadership.
Ben Farrugia (CELCIS) – Part 9 (Corporate Parenting) Statutory Guidance
Ben Farrugia, Sector Engagement Lead at CELCIS, talked us through the Statutory Guidance for Part 9 of the Children and Young People (Scotland) Act 2014, which is currently out for consultation. This was filmed at our Practitioners’ Gathering on 4th February 2015 in Stirling.
Ben Farrugia (CELCIS) – Part 9 (Corporate Parenting) Presentation Slides
These are the slides from Ben Farrugia’s Presentation on the statutory guidance for Part 9 (Corporate Parenting) of the Children and Young People (Scotland) Act 2014.
Professor Bill Whyte CBE’s presentation slides from our Managers’ Forum on 13th January 2015 in Stirling.
Louise Hill (CELCIS) on Corporate Parenting
We interviewed Louise Hill, Policy Implementation Officer, at CELCIS about Corporate Parenting. Watch our short excerpts from that interview to learn more.
Ben Farrugia (CELCIS) – From Act to Implementation (Video)
Ben Farrugia, Sector Engagement Lead, at CELCIS talked us through Parts 9, 10 and 11 of the Children and Young People (Scotland) Act 2014 at our Managers’ Forum in September 2014.
STAF Live Online Question and Answer Session
Our live online question and answer session with David Blair, Head of Looked After Children Policy at the Scottish Government, held on 1st April 2014.
Throughcare and Aftercare Services in Scotland’s Local Authorities: A National Study
The joint research which we conducted with CELCIS during 2013, published in March 2014.
Staying Put Scotland Summary
Our summary of the Scottish Government’s Staying Put Scotland Guidance, published in October 2013.
Housing Options Protocols for Care Leavers Summary
Our summary of the Scottish Government’s Housing Options Protocols for Care Leavers Guidance, published in October 2013.
How Good is Your Throughcare and Aftercare Service?
This document provides a number of quality indicators for best practice to support young people who are or have been looked after. Published in October 2006.
Staf Update Report 2015
Describes Staf’s work and achievements in 2015 supporting throughcare and aftercare providers and corporate parents.