Giving all our children the best start in life and the steps the Scottish Government, local partners and practitioners in early years services need to take. Early Years Framework report part 1 (602 kB) Early Years Framework report part 2 (449 kB)
A book to help children with leukaemia (or other forms of cancer) to prepare for treatment, namely chemotherapy, and a stay in hospital.
This provides useful information about visiting the GP with your child and answers questions you may have. The GP service for Children and Young People An audio version of this guide is available if you prefer: https://www.childrenshealthscotland.org/wp Read more…
To help children undergoing chemotherapy.
A book to help children with limited mobility
The Forum gives parent councils and parents an opportunity to discuss and raise educational issues of mutual interest or concerns at a national level.
The Royal College of Anaesthetists website includes information for parents and carers and information booklets for children to help them cope with anaesthetics.
on asthma and its effects
A flyer on the health needs and rights of children and young people in and leaving care. Their health matters (2 MB)
Project report: 2007-2010. Their Health Matters report (358 kB)
A guide for community planning partnerships on being a good corporate parent. ISBN 978-0-7559-5822-1 These Are Our Bairns report (2 MB)
Guide to Engagement with Families, Participation in Practice – a practical toolkit guide to assist professionals and others to engage with users (parents, carers, children and young people). Participation Toolkit (3 MB) Guide to Engagement with Familie Read more…
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