View our past magazines below:
The Winter 2020 edition of our magazine is now available to view. Within this edition we welcome our new Charity Ambassador, Rory Crawford and showcase special features on our work with the Clowndoctors – experts in therapeutic clowning, and Virtual Play – how we are now delivering virtual play workshops in primary school setting. The magazine also features the launch of our Have a Phenomenal Christmas campaign. With the help of Snowman and our mascot, Bear, we’re asking everyone to support our charity with a donation towards our vital work. This work includes the delivery of Self-Management Services and in this edition we’re so proud of the young people from SMS:CONNECT for sharing their stress stories with us.
The Autumn 2020 edition of our magazine is now available to view. Within this edition we: celebrate the recent Scottish Children’s Health Week and Awards; share information on our new SMS:CONNECT service; highlight our latest Refugee and Asylum-Seeking Research; feature our work with Kinship Carers during the COVID-19 pandemic; share how we have worked with the Trussell Trust to distribute health information to vulnerable families.
The Summer 2020 edition of our magazine is now available. Within this edition we go on a Bear Hunt with Rory Crawford, launch our new Children’s Health Challenge and open nominations for the Scottish Children’s Health Awards 2020. Also, Michelle, our Children’s Health and Wellbeing Officer based in Tayside tells us how she is adapting during a very stressful COVID-19 pandemic and young person Rhiannon tells us what it is like to shield during lockdown.
The Spring edition of our magazine is now available. Within this edition we: introduce Bear; talk more about our conference, the Scottish Children’s Health Awards and Scottish Children’s Health Week; share fantastic fundraising news; find out more about Isla’s thoughts on her operation; and explore how it takes all of us to raise happy healthy children.
A very festive edition of our latest Children’s Health Scotland Magazine is now available to view online. This edition captures our recent Scottish Parliamentary Reception, sponsored by Alex Cole-Hamilton MSP, at which we launched the new Children in Hospital Survey 2018/19. The magazine also includes: the launch of our new three-year strategy that firmly focuses on the healthcare needs and rights of all children and young people in Scotland; So, what is Unsafe Sleep? Written by the Scottish Death Trust; News on the recent EACH Co-ordinating Committee meeting to Scotland; two features on health-related play: Mummy, Mummy, today we were doctors!; and These are a few of my favourite things.
Young people reach new heights with our Self-Management Service; Working together to safeguard children’s rights; The Flamingo Study; Starrie prepares for her hospital appointment; Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) SIGN Guideline..
KT Tunstall announced as our new Patron; My Journey by Cameron Elliot; Safeguarding children’s rights; Lisa’s story; Supporting disabled children, young people and their families – guidance; Keeping children hydrated before their operations.
Children and young people with health issues and their education; EACH celebrates special anniversaries; Adult Hospice leads way in providing age appropriate care for young people; Participate to create change.
Access to Transition – a rights issue; Caring for children who are born too early – Healthcare in Schools; New Healthcare Rights e-learning resource; CHS at the refugee gathering; A parent reflects; New Officer in Tayside
Our 2017 Conference Report; Continuity of Care for sick children of refugee and asylum-seeking families; Getting it right for looked after disabled children; Self Management Project
Articles on our Charity’s change of name; our new website; our 2017 Conference; launch of Kinship Care DVD; Heart Tay Heart mental awareness week; Self Management Project
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Articles on Mental health awareness in Tayside; Kinship Care DVD; Right Based approach to dental play; Children’s Rights Day at Hospital; Children’s Anaesthetic Experience etc
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Articles on Tackling Childhood Obesity; Children’s Rights; Training for Dental Staff; Review of Conscious Sedation Guideline.
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Articles on Children’s Experience of Anaesthetics in Hospital; Oral health provision in ASL settings; Importance of Play; Angus Early Years Collaborative.
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Our Manifesto for the Scottish Government, MSPs and those responsible for the formulation of healthcare policy. Appropriate Care for Children and Young People in all Hospital Settings: Risk Assessment and Care Pathway Guidance.
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A Teacher’s experience of Special Smiles; innovative practice at the MRI department at the Royal Hospital for Children in Glasgow, Teacher’s Experience of Special Smiles.
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Articles on food for children in hospital; innovative ways to help children cope with medical treatment and procedures.
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Conference coverage ‘Person Centred Care for Children and Young People: Myth or Reality’.
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Transition to adult healthcare; The Royal Hospital for Sick Teddies!; Influencing Child Health Policy Seminar.
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Parental Access and Family Facilities Survey event at Scottish Parliament; Person Centred Care for Children and Young People; Parent Perspectives; New Information Guides.
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Contains articles on Administration of Medicines in Schools: Education for sick children and young people; new self-management project in West Lothian etc.
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Contains information on the State of Play in Scottish Hospitals; Clinical Services Review in NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde; Child health workshops for kinship carers.
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Tribute to Dr Peg Belson MBE; The Corporate Parent; Rights of the Child Group; Education for Sick Children; Project Updates.
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Information on Education Petition; new funding for Dental Project etc.
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Better education provision for children and young people absent from school due to illness; our self-management programme for young people in Lanarkshire living with chronic illness; our Community Play Specialist end of project report.
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EACH Campaign launch; Young Parents Speak Out DVD; Manifesto and our Projects.
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Includes articles on our conference 2010, News from our projects, Resources for professionals working with children and young in and leaving care; Special Smiles in Egypt.
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Projects information; EACH Campaign launch; volunteering with us; Focus on The Royal Hospital for Children Glasgow; Partnerships and Family Participation.
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Dental Project Update: Tayside Child Health Rights: Children and Anaesthetics; Children and Young People in Care; new projects.
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Children and Young People’s Healthcare Rights Resource Pack launch, Special Smiles in Perth School, Allergic Disorders in Children and Young People, Living with a Long Term Condition: A Young Person’s Experience.
New resource to help professionals and others to engage with their stakeholders a Guide to Engagement with Families – Participation in Practice.