Ahead of key 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 key stakeholders and politicians 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.
Joint statement: Children and young people who go missing from care
A statement on the GIRFEC principles
Position Statement: WSA for children aged 15-17 in the hearings system
Child Protection Briefing
Commission on Women Offenders
Don’t Fracture Care
Children’s Hearings Scotland Bill
Social Care Procurement Debate
Changing Lives: A competent, confident and valued social service workforce