Niall Kelly, Managing Director of Young Foundations, member of the SCSC, writes for Friends of the Scotsman on the interventions of skilled and dedicated staff in children's homes which save young lives.
Our letter to the media highlighting the need for greater support after a recorded increase in the proportion of school leavers with ASN not in 'positive destinations'.
New waiting time figures covering the quarter from January to March 2017 indicate that four of 14 health boards failed to meet a Scottish Government waiting time target for access by children and young people to specialist Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS).
Our letter to the media welcoming the announcement of the members of the independent care review group.
Sophie Pilgrim, Director of Kindred, member of the SCSC, writes for Friends of the Scotsman on why Scotland's mental health strategy is intelligent and far-reaching.
We respond to the Education and Skills Committee report on additional support needs, warning of a ‘lost generation’ of vulnerable children and young people.
Our letter to the media on the importance of supporting this Mental Health Awareness Week #MHAW17.
We call for incoming council administrations and the Scottish Government to act urgently and increase funding as new figures highlight an 11% cut in additional support for learning spend per pupil since 2012/13.
Our letter to the media welcoming the Scottish Government's new mental health strategy and noting where it could go further.