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Our connections

Our unique network brings together knowledge, skills, experience and passion from across the children’s sector.

We listen to your voices and work to ensure that what we hear and learn is shared and has the very best opportunity of impacting on national decision-making to create positive change.

One of the ways in which we do this by sharing what we hear and learn from our members through representation on the following groups and boards:

  • STEM Strategy External Advisory Group
  • Child Policy Officer Network
  • Cross-Party Group for Children & Young People
  • National Parental Engagement Network
  • Scottish Play Council Strategy Group
  • Board member: Fast Forward
  • Board member: West Lothian Drugs and Alcohol Service
  • Panel member: Children’s Hearings Scotland
  • Disabled Children and Young People Advisory Group
  • Equality Advisory and Support Service Scotland Reference Group
  • CELCIS Education Forum
  • Parental Involvement Stakeholder Group
  • Doran Strategic Project Board
  • HR Voluntary Sector Forum
  • CIPD – Chartered Institute for Personnel & Development
  • Workforce Programme Group
  • Child Protection Review Group
  • Leadership Team
  • Independent Care Review
  • SCVO Intermediaries Network
  • NSPCCSafeguarding in the Voluntary & Community Sector Advisory Group (UK-wide)
  • Cross Party Group on Basic Income
  • Collective Leadership / GIRFEC steering group
  • SG Strategic Forum Children's Outcomes
  • Royal Society of Edinburgh
  • Scottish Football Association Wellbeing and Protection Advisory Group
  • Additional Support for Learning Implementation Group
  • Advisory Group of SCCR - the Scottish Centre for Conflict Resolution
  • Participation and Engagement Working Group

Membership on boards

  • Parenting Across Scotland Board


2021-2026 Manifesto

Our Manifesto outlines key changes in policy and legislation we believes the next Scottish Government must make to improve outcomes for children and young people living in Scotland, and their families. It contains 10 themes and 33 calls.

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Members' forums

Get connected, informed and inspired as part of our network dedicated to improving children’s lives.

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Strategic Plan (A4)

Find out more about our plans for 2017-21

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Recent Work

Have a look at some of the commissioned work we have recently done

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Get involved

Get connected, informed and inspired as part of our network dedicated to improving children’s lives.

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Our Board

Find out a bit more about the people who sit on our Board of Directors

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Be part of our network

There are so many reasons to get involved

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