Children & Young People

An overview of major developments in policy areas relating to services for children and young people

Kids playing

National strategies and frameworks

A library of publications by the Scottish Government and other national bodies setting out relevant policy developments or direction

Health and Social Care Standards

The Health and Social Care Standards set out what we should expect when using health, social care or social work services in Scotland

Research resources and skills

Social Services Knowledge Scotland library and Iriss resources to help you find and use evidence and research to inform and improve your practice

Related Programmes and Publications

Latest Children and Young People Bulletin

A weekly bulletin produced by our policy team providing an update on the key developments concerning children and young people

Children and Young People Bulletin: 14 - 20 November 2020

Children and Young People Bulletin: 14 - 20 November 2020

Children and Young People Bulletin: 14 - 20 November 2020