Ahead of key parliamentary debates or committee meetings we may submit a briefing note setting out the social work position on an issue.

These have been crafted to inform MSPs around specific issues and so will not be a complete picture of all the challenges and opportunities in a particular policy area. It may be helpful to read these briefings in conjunction with the official report of the relevant parliamentary debate or committee meeting.

Date Title Download
25/02/2016

Child protection briefing

Briefing outlining important actions required in protecting Scotland’s children.

24/11/2010

Children’s Hearings Scotland Bill

Joint briefing for stage 3 of the Children’s Hearings Scotland Bill from ADSW and COSLA. This briefing refers in particular to amendment 98

24/09/2009

Child Protection

Labour Party Debate