National Advocacy Scheme

National Advocacy Scheme

On the 21 November 2020 a national scheme offering advocacy service to children and young people going through Children’s Hearing System became operational. All children in need of advocacy worker and advocacy support are entitled to receive it. To find out more...
United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (Incorporation) (Scotland) Bill

New Children (Scotland) Bill

The New Children (Scotland) Bill was passed by the Scottish Parliament this week. The Bill introduces number of changes, including changes related to vulnerable witnesses, regulation of contact centres and child welfare reporters, sibling rights, paramount...
Lord President Guidance 13 January 2021

Updated Guidance by Lord President

Lord President issued his updated Guidance on COVID-19 and compliance with court orders relating to parental responsibilities and rights. To read the new version of the guidance please follow the link below...

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