Today we are pleased to announce the Sunndach and Calareidh Team, led by Rona Watson, as a winner of a Scottish Children’s Health Award. The team has won the Health and Wellbeing Award and their story is captured below by journalist and TV presenter Catriona Shearer.
News and Events
As Patron of Children’s Health Scotland, KT Tunstall has launched the first ever Scottish Children’s Health Week 2020. The week has been created to focus on the health and wellbeing of children and young people and their right to the best possible health.
Independent dancer Christina Liddell is a winner of a Scottish Children’s Health Award, picking up the Children’s Choice Award. Each day during Scottish Children’s Health Week 2020 (31 August – 6 September) a winner of a Scottish Children’s Health Award will be revealed. Christina is our first winner to be unveiled and journalist and TV […]
Next week we will be celebrating the first ever Scottish Children’s Health Week – a whole week dedicated to focusing on the health and wellbeing of children and young people and their right to the best possible health.
Whilst carrying out our work in local communities Children’s Health Scotland became aware that some refugee and asylum-seeking families were reluctant to use health services.
Working with the Trussell Trust and with grant aid from the Scottish Government’s Community Wellbeing Fund, leading children’s health charity Children’s Health Scotland is in the process of distributing over 400 My Health | Play and Information Packs to support vulnerable families in the community.
A Scottish Parliament Committee has warned that more needs to be done to ensure that children and young people who need help with their mental health can access support at the earliest opportunity.
SMS:CONNECT is a brand new and FREE online Self-management Service for children and young people with long-term health conditions.
Our friend from CBeebies, Rory Crawford, has recorded a very special rendition of Going on a Bear Hunt to help us celebrate International Picnic Day on Thursday 18 June 2020. We will be posting this superb story on our Facebook Page at noon tomorrow so remember to come and join us for this very special […]
This week is Carers Week (8-14 June) which is an annual event that takes place each year to celebrate the fantastic work of Carers across the UK. This year the theme is ‘Making Caring Visible’, which hopes to help people recognise the contribution that Carers make.