young people eligible for aftercare as at 31 July 2018


percentage of young people eligible for aftercare who were in education, training or employment 


young people recorded as in a Continuing Care placement in 2017-2018

Youth Justice Voices announces new creative collaboration

Staf and CYCJ’s Scotland-wide participation project, Youth Justice Voices, is delighted to announce an exciting new collaboration with Articulate Cultural Trust and Scottish artist Scott Lang (Slang), exploring identity through a range of creative art forms.


Author: Lewis Macleod

What are the major parties’ general election promises to Care Leavers?

With the UK parliament election polling to take place on December 12th, we highlight some of the manifesto commitments made by the UK’s four largest parties (The Scottish National Party, The Labour Party, The Liberal Democrats, and The Conservative and Unionist Party) that could impact on care leavers and those that support them.


Author: Lewis Macleod

We listen. We care. We love.

Building Relationships

Building Relationships is the second stage in our new three-year project to support you to develop relationship-based practice, funded by The Esmée Fairbairn Foundation.


Author: Liam Furby

Project Return

Funded by the Life Changes Trust, Project Return will bring together young people and practitioners to aid our understanding of trauma and trauma-informed practice, and to explore the supportive environments we know are required to support recovery and the development of relationships.


Author: Cheryl Leggett

Youth Justice Voices

With funding from the Life Changes Trust, we have begun a new project, jointly with the Centre for Youth and Criminal Justice, to listen to the voice of care and justice-experienced young people so that their views are given the due weight and attention they deserve.


Author: Liam Furby

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  • Project Return: Steering Group

    Project Return is now looking for people with care and/or justice experience, alongside members of the workforce to join this projects steering group. We are now meeting fortnightly - email [email protected] to find out more and get involved! Read more

  • Supported Lodgings, Supported Carers Focus Group

    Wednesday 22nd January 2020 | 11.00am - 2.30pm | Glasgow (Venue TBC) Read more

  • Implications of Continuing Care Focus Group

    Wednesday 19th February | 11.30pm - 2.30pm | Edinburgh Read more

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