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Current projects

Children in Scotland’s policy team is currently working on a range of diverse thematic projects.

Click the links below to find out more.

Contact policy@childreninscotland.org.uk for more information.

Our Consultation Work with Children and Young People

STEM Strategy Consultation - Young People As part of the wider consultation process for the Strategy, ‘A STEM Education and Training Strategy for Scotland’, the Scottish Government commissioned...Read more

CHANGE: Childcare and Nurture, Glasgow East

Good quality, flexible, affordable childcare services can help to mitigate the impacts of deprivation and build foundations and resilience that support children for life. For many communities in...Read more

European Agency for Special Needs and Inclusive Education (EASNIE) (2012-)

The European Agency for Special Needs and Inclusive Education (EASNIE) is an independent organisation that acts as a platform for collaboration for the Ministries of Education in member countries...Read more

Getting it Right for Every Child Teacher Toolkit

This work is informed by the views of children and young people, about how they would like to learn about wellbeing, expressed during the GetLive! event and follow-up event. The toolkit will include...Read more

Evaluation of the Diana Children's Nurse Service

Since early 2014, Diana Fund resources have been utilised to employ three Diana Children’s Nurses, employed and managed by CHAS. The three DCNs have a regional focus, with individual nurses located...Read more

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Alternative Future

Alternative Future is an innovative project aimed at improving the lives and life chances of young people who have experienced violence. It is being delivered by a partnership of organisations across...Read more

Food, Families, Futures

Children in Scotland is leading an innovative project to address a major social issue: food poverty and its links with wellbeing, learning and attainment. The main aims of the three-year partnership...Read more

Community Hubs on Self-directed Support

Children in Scotland is currently working with communities in Perth and Kinross and in Moray to co-produce community hubs of information on Self-directed Support. The hubs will provide guidance and personalised information for children and young people, their families and carers.Read more

Year of Young People 2018

6 March 2017 Communic18 the Year of Young People Young Scot, the Scottish Youth Parliament and Children in Scotland are in the process of recruiting young people across Scotland to be part of a group...Read more