National strategies and frameworks

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




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Children & Young People’s Mental Health Task Force Recommendations image

Authors
Scottish Government

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Children & Young People’s Mental Health Task Force Recommendations

Date
04/07/2019

Category
National strategies and frameworks

Recommendations to Scottish Government and COSLA from the Children and Young People’s Mental Health Task Force, chaired by Dr Dame Denise Coia

Our Vision to Improve Early Intervention in Psychosis in Scotland image

Authors
Scottish Government

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Our Vision to Improve Early Intervention in Psychosis in Scotland

Date
30/06/2019

Category
National strategies and frameworks

An action plan aimed at achieving the vision that people presenting for the first time with psychosis will have timely access to effective care and treatment, with early intervention and a focus on recovery

Learning for sustainability: Vision 2030+ action plan image

Authors
Scottish Government

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Learning for sustainability: Vision 2030+ action plan

Date
19/06/2019

Category
National strategies and frameworks

A plan to increase the amount of learning time spent on sustainable skills, including in early learning and childcare

Learning from Significant Case Reviews March 2015 to April 2018 image

Authors
Care Inspectorate

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Learning from Significant Case Reviews March 2015 to April 2018

Date
11/06/2019

Category
Care Inspectorate Publication, National strategies and frameworks

A report on the findings following analysis of significant case reviews carried out between March 2015 and April 2018

Scottish Early Childhood, Children and Families Transitions Position Statement image

Authors
University of Strathclyde

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Scottish Early Childhood, Children and Families Transitions Position Statement

Date
10/06/2019

Category
National strategies and frameworks

Scotland’s first national position statement on transitions in early childhood, endorsed by the Scottish Government, Education Scotland, Early Years Scotland, the SCMA and among others

Scottish Early Childhood, Children and Families Transitions Statement: Summary Statement image

Authors
University of Strathclyde

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Scottish Early Childhood, Children and Families Transitions Statement: Summary Statement

Date
10/06/2019

Category
National strategies and frameworks

Scotland’s first national position statement on transitions in early childhood, endorsed by the Scottish Government, Education Scotland, Early Years Scotland, the SCMA and among others

Secure Care Strategic Board: report to Scottish Ministers image

Authors
Scottish Government

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Secure Care Strategic Board: report to Scottish Ministers

Date
24/04/2019

Category
National strategies and frameworks

The final report of the Secure Care Strategic Board, established in 2017 to create a vision, develop national standards and consider the future commissioning for secure care in Scotland

Self-directed Support Implementation Study 2018: report 1 image

Authors
Scottish Government

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Self-directed Support Implementation Study 2018: report 1

Date
11/04/2019

Category
National strategies and frameworks

A report providing a Change Map intended to capture the required changes for the effective delivery of social care within the context of Self-directed Support

A Fairer Scotland for Older People - A Framework for Action image

Authors
Scottish Government

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A Fairer Scotland for Older People - A Framework for Action

Date
03/04/2019

Category
National strategies and frameworks

A framework of actions to ensure older people can continue to engage with and contribute to their communities, access the public and other services they need, and ensure financial security as they move into retirement

Palliative and End of Life Care Resources image

Authors
Scottish Social Services Council

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Palliative and End of Life Care Resources

Date
01/04/2019

Category
National strategies and frameworks

Out of school care: a review of children’s experiences image

Authors
Care Inspectorate

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Out of school care: a review of children’s experiences

Date
31/03/2019

Category
Care Inspectorate Publication, National strategies and frameworks

A thematic review capturing the experiences of children attending out of school care services during 2016/17

A review of care services for early learning and childcare 2014 - 2017 image

Authors
Care Inspectorate

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A review of care services for early learning and childcare 2014 - 2017

Date
19/03/2019

Category
Care Inspectorate Publication, National strategies and frameworks

The findings of a review of early learning and childcare (ELC) covering the period 2014 to 2017, set in the context of ELC expansion.

The Keys to Life: Unlocking Futures for People with Learning Disabilities Implementation framework and priorities 2019-2021 image

Authors
Scottish Government

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The Keys to Life: Unlocking Futures for People with Learning Disabilities Implementation framework and priorities 2019-2021

Date
13/03/2019

Category
National strategies and frameworks

An updated implementation framework for the learning disability strategy, covering the period 2019-2021. It builds on progress since the previous framework was published in 2015 and reflects the broader priorities of the Scottish Government, local authorities, NHS Boards and inte...

Ministerial Strategic Group for Health and Community Care - Review of Progress with Integration of Health and Social Care - Final Report image

Authors
Scottish Government

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Ministerial Strategic Group for Health and Community Care - Review of Progress with Integration of Health and Social Care - Final Report

Date
05/02/2019

Category
National strategies and frameworks

The final report of a progress review on the integration of health and social care carried out by the Ministerial Strategic Group for Health and Community Care

A review of care services for children and young people 2014 - 2017 image

Authors
Care Inspectorate

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A review of care services for children and young people 2014 - 2017

Date
05/02/2019

Category
Care Inspectorate Publication, National strategies and frameworks

The findings of a review of care services for children covering the period 2014 to 2017.

Funding Follows The Child And The National Standard For Early Learning and Childcare Providers: Principles and Practice image

Authors
Scottish Government

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Funding Follows The Child And The National Standard For Early Learning and Childcare Providers: Principles and Practice

Date
21/12/2018

Category
National strategies and frameworks

A document setting out the Funding Follows the Child approach and the National Standard which will underpin it and which all providers wishing to deliver the funded entitlement will have to meet from 2020. It also details the next steps the Scottish Government will take to suppo...

Rights, Respect and Recovery: Scotland's strategy to improve health by preventing and reducing alcohol and drug use, harm and related deaths image

Authors
Scottish Government

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Rights, Respect and Recovery: Scotland's strategy to improve health by preventing and reducing alcohol and drug use, harm and related deaths

Date
28/11/2018

Category
National strategies and frameworks

A strategy to prevent and reduce alcohol and drug use, harm and related deaths

Health and social care integration: Update on progress image

Authors
Audit Scotland

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Health and social care integration: Update on progress

Date
15/11/2018

Category
National strategies and frameworks

Progress report setting out the findings of the second of three national performance audits of health and social care integration following the introduction of the Public Bodies (Joint Working) (Scotland) Act 2014

Coming home: A Report on Out-of-Area Placements and Delayed Dishcharge for People with Learning Disabilities and Complex Needs image

Authors
Scottish Government

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Coming home: A Report on Out-of-Area Placements and Delayed Dishcharge for People with Learning Disabilities and Complex Needs

Date
01/11/2018

Category
National strategies and frameworks

A report on out of area placements and delayed discharge for people with learning disabilities, produced following concerns raised by the Mental Welfare Commission in its ‘No Through Road’ report. The report sets out figures on out of area placements and delayed discharge collect...

Serious Incident Reviews: An overview of themes arising from notifications submitted between February 2015 and December 2017 image

Authors
Care Inspectorate

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Serious Incident Reviews: An overview of themes arising from notifications submitted between February 2015 and December 2017

Date
20/10/2018

Category
Care Inspectorate Publication, National strategies and frameworks

A report on Criminal Justice Social Work Serious Incident Reviews, highlighting successful good practice across Scotland found in reviews received by the Care Inspectorate between February 2015 and December 2017. The report also makes recommendations where further improvements sh...

Mental Health Strategy: 2017-2027 1st Progress Report image

Authors
Scottish Government

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Mental Health Strategy: 2017-2027 1st Progress Report

Date
26/09/2018

Category
National strategies and frameworks

Report summarising the achievements made since the Strategy's publication, as well as progress expected over the next twelve months.