Making it work
Access All Areas
Working For Inclusion
Access All Areas
A three-year project run by Children in Scotland in association with the Scottish Borders Council. It aims to involve pupils with additional support needs in developing plans to improve accessibility in education.
Promoting the participation of children and young people in decision-making
is a key area of work for Children in Scotland.
Various projects and consultations developing their involvement at a local and national level have been undertaken. Children in Scotland has engaged with voluntary and statutory agencies to raise the profile of this developing area of work and has particular experience in participation work with children and young people with disabilities.
Policy and Legislation
An overview of policy and legislation relating to the participation of children and young people.
Making Participation Work
A good starting point for anyone interested in involving children and young people in decision-making or planning. This section includes principles for good practice as well as ideas for making participation interesting and fun.
Information about projects run by Children in Scotland to promote and facilitate the participation of children and young people in decision making and planning.
Details of consultations that have been carried out with children and young people on a variety of policy issues.
The Participation Network facilitates the exchange of information and ideas between those working in the field of youth participation throughout Scotland.
An interactive map giving details of current participation work across Scotland.
Resources / Links
Useful publications and websites for all those interested in the participation of children and young people.