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"We're not doing well enough on child mental health," First Minister tells young people from across Scotland
Brexit bullying Children's rights Education equality food poverty Inequality Mental Health Participation Poverty

Young people’s peer research into health inequalities launched

...keen to get a fresh perspective from young people on the impact of place on health, wellbeing and Inequality. Lorna Bellany of Pennypit Community Development Trust, based at Prestonpans, said: “It’s so unique that this report is led by young...

children and young people community deprivation Health Inequality research

Childcare expansion delay must not risk losing long-term focus on reducing inequalities for children and families
childcare Early years Families Health Inequality Scottish Government

25 Calls interview with Professor Richard Wilkinson part 6: “If we go on without a fundamental transformation, we won’t save ourselves from the awful consequences of climate change”

...egalitarian countries, though the tendency has been for most countries to move towards greater Inequality. But Inequality in the UK increased dramatically in the 1980s, a huge step-change, we went up a mountain of Inequality. And we’ve stayed...

climate change environment equality Health Inequality society

25 Calls interview with Richard Wilkinson part 5: “There is a feeling that we are here to serve the economy rather than for the economy to serve us. We have to turn the tables”

...In part five of our interview, he discusses how work as wage labour affects us emotionally, and Inequality’s impact on trust in social relationships  Children in Scotland: What do you think about the rise of automation in how it may affect...

equality Health Inequality Policy

‘Societal issues that undermine young people’s chances compromise gains from early years support’

...support’ Naomi Eisenstadt, the Scottish Government’s Independent Advisor on Poverty and Inequality, published her second report yesterday (3 July). The report makes 18 recommendations focusing on the later years of childhood and the...

Children's rights Inequality Poverty Scottish Government

25 Calls interview with Richard Wilkinson part 3: “There is so much more bullying in schools in more unequal societies. But why?”

...and its 2018 follow-up The Inner Level. In part three of our interview, he discusses the effect Inequality has on cultures of bullying, and the importance of positive social relationships for bolstering emotional and physical health Children in...

bullying Inequality schools

25 Calls interview with Richard Wilkinson part 4: “When a child moves to secondary school, there is a drastic upping of stakes in social comparison”

...he discusses how intersecting identities of gender, race and more are affected by increased Inequality, and why family environment shapes our perceptions of the world Children in Scotland: What do you think about intersectionality and...

bullying equality Inequality parenting Parents School

Why our Manifesto for 2021-26 must be based on renewal, not recovery
equality Health Inequality Manifesto members membership parliament Poverty rights Wellbeing

25 and Up: In the wake of Covid-19, our call to boost family incomes using social security powers is more urgent than ever
25 and Up 25 calls child poverty family family support Inequality Poverty

25 and Up: The ‘old normal’ meant acceptance of injustice for too many families. We can’t go back to it
25 and Up 25 calls Care Review Families family support Inequality Parenting across Scotland Poverty the Promise UNCRC

2021-26 Manifesto launches with calls to put wellbeing at the heart of Scottish budget, include under-16s in Citizens’ Assemblies, target air pollution and introduce a ‘hobby premium’
budget Child protection community democracy economy Education environment equality Inequality Learning Manifesto Poverty rights Scottish Parliament UNCRC Wellbeing

Children’s wellbeing and the Scottish budget (2020-2021)
budget community democracy economy Education equality Inequality Learning Manifesto Poverty rights Scottish Parliament UNCRC Wellbeing

Organisations from Shetland to Shettleston announced as successful applicants to Access to Childcare Fund
access to childcare access to childcare fund childcare childcare provision Families fund Inequality low income out of school care Parents Poverty

From protest to policymaking: join my campaign for reform and ensure Afro-Scottish history is taught in our schools

...projects Our projects are focused on strengthening participation and challenging Inequality Find out...

anti-racism black lives matter diversity Education equality Inequality protest racism

From Drumchapel macaroni to white bread myths: what I’ve learned from four years of Food, Families, Futures

...Futures 9 June 2020 Elaine Kerridge on how our food project has deepened her understanding of Inequality – and the impact the clubs have had on health, relationships and sense of community I have been involved in our award-winning Food,...

community family Food food insecurity Inequality Poverty

‘Lessons for a new social settlement’ – publication of reports mark completion of groundbreaking five-year food project

...of all, there is learning for all of us about how any kind of project that seeks to address Inequality or social justice at community level must be done with families not to them. “I’d like to thank all our partners who’ve supported...

Children communities community familis FFF Food income Inequality partnership Poverty

New fund will strengthen access to out of school childcare for low-income families
childcare Families family support holidays Inequality out of school care Poverty

Judith Turbyne appointed as new Chief Executive of Children in Scotland

...and excited to be taking up this wonderful appointment. I am passionate about challenging Inequality and working for a more just society, and I will bring this passion to the role of Children in Scotland’s Chief Executive. “It is a key...

appointment Bronwen Cohen CEO chief executive equality Inequality Jackie Brock Judith Turbyne OSCR post role


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"We're not doing well enough on child mental health," First Minister tells young people from across Scotland
Brexit bullying Children's rights Education equality food poverty Inequality Mental Health Participation Poverty

Young people’s peer research into health inequalities launched

...keen to get a fresh perspective from young people on the impact of place on health, wellbeing and Inequality. Lorna Bellany of Pennypit Community Development Trust, based at Prestonpans, said: “It’s so unique that this report is led by young...

children and young people community deprivation Health Inequality research

Childcare expansion delay must not risk losing long-term focus on reducing inequalities for children and families
childcare Early years Families Health Inequality Scottish Government

25 Calls interview with Professor Richard Wilkinson part 6: “If we go on without a fundamental transformation, we won’t save ourselves from the awful consequences of climate change”

...egalitarian countries, though the tendency has been for most countries to move towards greater Inequality. But Inequality in the UK increased dramatically in the 1980s, a huge step-change, we went up a mountain of Inequality. And we’ve stayed...

climate change environment equality Health Inequality society

25 Calls interview with Richard Wilkinson part 5: “There is a feeling that we are here to serve the economy rather than for the economy to serve us. We have to turn the tables”

...In part five of our interview, he discusses how work as wage labour affects us emotionally, and Inequality’s impact on trust in social relationships  Children in Scotland: What do you think about the rise of automation in how it may affect...

equality Health Inequality Policy

‘Societal issues that undermine young people’s chances compromise gains from early years support’

...support’ Naomi Eisenstadt, the Scottish Government’s Independent Advisor on Poverty and Inequality, published her second report yesterday (3 July). The report makes 18 recommendations focusing on the later years of childhood and the...

Children's rights Inequality Poverty Scottish Government

25 Calls interview with Richard Wilkinson part 3: “There is so much more bullying in schools in more unequal societies. But why?”

...and its 2018 follow-up The Inner Level. In part three of our interview, he discusses the effect Inequality has on cultures of bullying, and the importance of positive social relationships for bolstering emotional and physical health Children in...

bullying Inequality schools

25 Calls interview with Richard Wilkinson part 4: “When a child moves to secondary school, there is a drastic upping of stakes in social comparison”

...he discusses how intersecting identities of gender, race and more are affected by increased Inequality, and why family environment shapes our perceptions of the world Children in Scotland: What do you think about intersectionality and...

bullying equality Inequality parenting Parents School

Why our Manifesto for 2021-26 must be based on renewal, not recovery
equality Health Inequality Manifesto members membership parliament Poverty rights Wellbeing

25 and Up: In the wake of Covid-19, our call to boost family incomes using social security powers is more urgent than ever
25 and Up 25 calls child poverty family family support Inequality Poverty

25 and Up: The ‘old normal’ meant acceptance of injustice for too many families. We can’t go back to it
25 and Up 25 calls Care Review Families family support Inequality Parenting across Scotland Poverty the Promise UNCRC

2021-26 Manifesto launches with calls to put wellbeing at the heart of Scottish budget, include under-16s in Citizens’ Assemblies, target air pollution and introduce a ‘hobby premium’
budget Child protection community democracy economy Education environment equality Inequality Learning Manifesto Poverty rights Scottish Parliament UNCRC Wellbeing

Organisations from Shetland to Shettleston announced as successful applicants to Access to Childcare Fund
access to childcare access to childcare fund childcare childcare provision Families fund Inequality low income out of school care Parents Poverty

From protest to policymaking: join my campaign for reform and ensure Afro-Scottish history is taught in our schools

...projects Our projects are focused on strengthening participation and challenging Inequality Find out...

anti-racism black lives matter diversity Education equality Inequality protest racism

From Drumchapel macaroni to white bread myths: what I’ve learned from four years of Food, Families, Futures

...Futures 9 June 2020 Elaine Kerridge on how our food project has deepened her understanding of Inequality – and the impact the clubs have had on health, relationships and sense of community I have been involved in our award-winning Food,...

community family Food food insecurity Inequality Poverty

‘Lessons for a new social settlement’ – publication of reports mark completion of groundbreaking five-year food project

...of all, there is learning for all of us about how any kind of project that seeks to address Inequality or social justice at community level must be done with families not to them. “I’d like to thank all our partners who’ve supported...

Children communities community familis FFF Food income Inequality partnership Poverty

New fund will strengthen access to out of school childcare for low-income families
childcare Families family support holidays Inequality out of school care Poverty

Judith Turbyne appointed as new Chief Executive of Children in Scotland

...and excited to be taking up this wonderful appointment. I am passionate about challenging Inequality and working for a more just society, and I will bring this passion to the role of Children in Scotland’s Chief Executive. “It is a key...

appointment Bronwen Cohen CEO chief executive equality Inequality Jackie Brock Judith Turbyne OSCR post role


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