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25 Calls response: Adults are responsible for ensuring child rights. So let's step up

...support for learning legislation. Here My Rights, My Say partners, Cairn Legal, Partners in advocacy and Enquire respond to Call 12. (Children in Scotland is also a partner in My Rights, My Say) In Call 12, Charlene Tait rightly states that...


My Rights, My Say

...service My Rights, My Say is a partnership between Children in Scotland, Enquire, Partners in advocacy and Cairnlegal. Each organisation involved offers different services. Children in Scotland is responsible for leading the Children's Views...


2019-20 Programme for Government: our verdict

...this investment will be spent. “We also look forward to seeing how proposals to take forward an advocacy service within the Children’s Hearings System are developed over the life of the parliament. “The Age of Criminal Responsibility...


Enquire Conference 2020: Your child, your school and you

...range of subjects we know are important to parents and carers including: Children’s rights and advocacy Selfcare Coping with childhood anxiety Supporting children out of school and back into school Supporting children with processing...


Celebrating 20 years of Enquire

...in the My Rights, My Say children’s service we are able to help children aged 12 – 15 access advocacy support to be involved in decision about their support. Families + Schools = Partners At the heart of the advice and information we provide...


What better way than a Bill to mark the UNCRC's birthday?

...branches. So, we climbed a tree to talk about it. Ruby told me she wanted more children to learn advocacy skills and for the government and schools to support young human rights defenders to lead change. Together we made Call 13 of Children in...


Call 11: We need an economy underpinned by sustainability, innovation and social justice

...the page Common Weal Find out more about this think tank, campaigning and advocacy organisation Visit the website Our projects Find out more about our projects Find out more Fraser of...


Three new animations launched to help pupils feel more informed about their rights at school

...It's really weird to hear my own voice in the films, but also really cool." Partners in advocacy, part of the My Rights My Say partnership, is sure that the films will be a useful tool for helping the young people they support to have a...


Services & Funds

...in Scotland. My Rights, My Say is a support service which provides advice and information, advocacy support (for children to prepare for and understand the consequences of their own and their parents use of rights), legal representation for...


News

...support for learning legislation. Here My Rights, My Say partners, Cairn Legal, Partners in advocacy and Enquire respond to Call 12. (Children in Scotland is also a partner in My Rights, My Say) 19 December...


Children’s rights extended as new legislation comes into force

...support ·       Have a say in plans made about the support they may get ·       advocacy in meetings to ensure their views are shared and taken into account and legal representation at Tribunals ·       Be actively...

Additional support additional support needs Children's rights Legislation

Children’s rights extended as new legislation comes into force

...Government to make sure children know about and understand their rights and are able to access advocacy and legal representation where needed. The service will be delivered by a new partnership, of Children in Scotland and Enquire, Partners in...

Additional support Children's rights Legislation

Children’s Services Promising Planning Examples

...review and help improve children’s services are ongoing. Jointly with Malcolm Sayers of Cambium advocacy, the National Third Sector GIRFEC Project have produced the Promising Planning document to support and encourage the effective collaboration...


Taking steps towards a more inclusive education system

...This service, which will be delivered in partnership by Children in Scotland Enquire, Partners in advocacy and Cairn Legal, is designed to support children and young people in understanding and accessing their rights and having their views...

Additional support Children's rights Legislation

More knowledge, flexibility and consistent support: young people’s recommendations to the ASL review

...for learning Visit the website My Rights, My Say The advice and advocacy service ensuring children’s voices are heard Visit the website Leader comment: Inclusive education Inclusive...


Inclusion Ambassadors (2016 - Present)

...learning Visit the website Support service: My Rights, My Say The advice and advocacy service ensuring children's voices are heard Find out more Support service: Enquire Enquire is the Scottish national...


Member directory: T-Z

...arts programmes and events in Wester Hailes | whalearts.co.uk Who Cares Scotland advocacy and membership service for care experienced young people and care leavers | whocaresscotland.org Windsor Park School Primary and secondary...


Member directory: N-S

...Network Scotland Support network for parents | parentnetworkscotland.com Partners in advocacy Independent advocacy service | partnersinadvocacy.org.uk Partners in Play Project Support and information for families of children and young...


Claire Gillespie

...is the Operational Manager for a local women’s aid organisation.  She leads the court advocacy provision and is the registered manager for the children’s service.  She has been working with children and families for over 20 years...

gillespie

Member directory: full

...trade union | eis.org.uk Elgin Academy Secondary school | elginacademy.co.uk ENABLE Scotland advocacy and support for people with learning disabilities | enable.org.uk Engage Scotland Training and advocacy network for gallery education |...


Marie Harrison

...service. Over the past 15 years she has worked to promote children’s rights through lobbying and advocacy posts both in Scotland, Denmark, Kenya and the Netherlands. The main focus of her work has been to promote the rights of children with...

harrison

A time to learn, look beyond – and show common cause

...out about Eurochild’s resources on the conflict in Ukraine All these examples of partnership and advocacy demonstrate why the power of solidarity should never be underestimated. Here I’ve reflected mostly on the Ukrainian situation. But I am so...

Children's rights conflict crisis environment global humanitarian refugees Ukraine war world worldwide

Member directory: G-M

...| kibble.org Kilwinning Academy Secondary school | kilwinningacademy.com Kindred Information, advocacy and support for parents of children and young people with complex needs | kindred-scotland.org Kingsmeadows Nursery Early learning and...


Member directory: A-F

...trade union | eis.org.uk Elgin Academy Secondary school | elginacademy.co.uk ENABLE Scotland advocacy and support for people with learning disabilities | enable.org.uk Engage Scotland Training and advocacy network for gallery education |...


Children’s wellbeing and the Scottish budget (2020-2021)

...our 2021-26 Manifesto. Click here to read the Manifesto Although the report has been published, advocacy work on its findings and calls continue. For more information please contact our Head of Policy, Projects and Participation Amy Woodhouse:...

budget community democracy economy Education equality Inequality Learning Manifesto Poverty rights Scottish Parliament UNCRC Wellbeing

Launching a new way to support child rights and additional support for learning

...of school.  My Rights, My Say is a partnership bringing together children’s views officers, advocacy workers and legal experts in child rights and ASL legislation to provide support to children. It’s free, confidential and in many cases,...


Radical wellbeing-focused redesign of Scottish Government budget key to post-Covid renewal

...the report Lead author Dr Katherine Trebeck Dr Trebeck is advocacy and Influencing lead at the Wellbeing Economy Alliance Find out more Project partner: Sophie Flemig Sophie is...

budget budget process carnegie cattanach coronavirus covid dr katherine trebeck outcomes Participation radical systems change transparency Wellbeing wellbeing budgeting wellbeing budgets

Legislation to support siblings in care must be supported in practice

...in care must be supported in practice Posted on 25 Aug 2021 by Jennifer Drummond advocacy care experience Legislation Protecting and supporting the sibling relationships of care experienced children and young...

advocacy care experience Legislation

Inclusion Ambassadors report recommends action to help children and young people with additional support needs feel supported and included in school

...in decisions affecting their education Find out more My Rights, My Say advocacy for children and young people to recognise and fight for their rights in education Find out...

additional support for learning ASL ASN inclusion Inclusion Ambassadors

Reflecting on children’s rights in Scotland and Europe

...from different European countries. They play an advisory role in relation to Eurochild’s key advocacy priorities, governance decisions and a flagship biennial conference. The members also create and lead their own initiatives and campaigns....



Enquire Conference 2020: Your child, your school and you

Start date: 29/02/2020 09:30

...range of subjects we know are important to parents and carers including: Children’s rights and advocacy Selfcare Coping with childhood anxiety Supporting children out of school and back into school Supporting children with processing...



25 Calls response: Adults are responsible for ensuring child rights. So let's step up

...support for learning legislation. Here My Rights, My Say partners, Cairn Legal, Partners in advocacy and Enquire respond to Call 12. (Children in Scotland is also a partner in My Rights, My Say) In Call 12, Charlene Tait rightly states that...


2019-20 Programme for Government: our verdict

...this investment will be spent. “We also look forward to seeing how proposals to take forward an advocacy service within the Children’s Hearings System are developed over the life of the parliament. “The Age of Criminal Responsibility...


Celebrating 20 years of Enquire

...in the My Rights, My Say children’s service we are able to help children aged 12 – 15 access advocacy support to be involved in decision about their support. Families + Schools = Partners At the heart of the advice and information we provide...


Three new animations launched to help pupils feel more informed about their rights at school

...It's really weird to hear my own voice in the films, but also really cool." Partners in advocacy, part of the My Rights My Say partnership, is sure that the films will be a useful tool for helping the young people they support to have a...


Children’s rights extended as new legislation comes into force

...support ·       Have a say in plans made about the support they may get ·       advocacy in meetings to ensure their views are shared and taken into account and legal representation at Tribunals ·       Be actively...

Additional support additional support needs Children's rights Legislation

Children’s rights extended as new legislation comes into force

...Government to make sure children know about and understand their rights and are able to access advocacy and legal representation where needed. The service will be delivered by a new partnership, of Children in Scotland and Enquire, Partners in...

Additional support Children's rights Legislation

Taking steps towards a more inclusive education system

...This service, which will be delivered in partnership by Children in Scotland Enquire, Partners in advocacy and Cairn Legal, is designed to support children and young people in understanding and accessing their rights and having their views...

Additional support Children's rights Legislation

More knowledge, flexibility and consistent support: young people’s recommendations to the ASL review

...for learning Visit the website My Rights, My Say The advice and advocacy service ensuring children’s voices are heard Visit the website Leader comment: Inclusive education Inclusive...


A time to learn, look beyond – and show common cause

...out about Eurochild’s resources on the conflict in Ukraine All these examples of partnership and advocacy demonstrate why the power of solidarity should never be underestimated. Here I’ve reflected mostly on the Ukrainian situation. But I am so...

Children's rights conflict crisis environment global humanitarian refugees Ukraine war world worldwide

Launching a new way to support child rights and additional support for learning

...of school.  My Rights, My Say is a partnership bringing together children’s views officers, advocacy workers and legal experts in child rights and ASL legislation to provide support to children. It’s free, confidential and in many cases,...


Radical wellbeing-focused redesign of Scottish Government budget key to post-Covid renewal

...the report Lead author Dr Katherine Trebeck Dr Trebeck is advocacy and Influencing lead at the Wellbeing Economy Alliance Find out more Project partner: Sophie Flemig Sophie is...

budget budget process carnegie cattanach coronavirus covid dr katherine trebeck outcomes Participation radical systems change transparency Wellbeing wellbeing budgeting wellbeing budgets

Inclusion Ambassadors report recommends action to help children and young people with additional support needs feel supported and included in school

...in decisions affecting their education Find out more My Rights, My Say advocacy for children and young people to recognise and fight for their rights in education Find out...

additional support for learning ASL ASN inclusion Inclusion Ambassadors

Reflecting on children’s rights in Scotland and Europe

...from different European countries. They play an advisory role in relation to Eurochild’s key advocacy priorities, governance decisions and a flagship biennial conference. The members also create and lead their own initiatives and campaigns....



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Marie Harrison

...service. Over the past 15 years she has worked to promote children’s rights through lobbying and advocacy posts both in Scotland, Denmark, Kenya and the Netherlands. The main focus of her work has been to promote the rights of children with...

harrison


Services & Funds

...in Scotland. My Rights, My Say is a support service which provides advice and information, advocacy support (for children to prepare for and understand the consequences of their own and their parents use of rights), legal representation for...


News

...support for learning legislation. Here My Rights, My Say partners, Cairn Legal, Partners in advocacy and Enquire respond to Call 12. (Children in Scotland is also a partner in My Rights, My Say) 19 December...



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What better way than a Bill to mark the UNCRC's birthday?
post

...branches. So, we climbed a tree to talk about it. Ruby told me she wanted more children to learn advocacy skills and for the government and schools to support young human rights defenders to lead change. Together we made Call 13 of Children in...


Call 11: We need an economy underpinned by sustainability, innovation and social justice
post

...the page Common Weal Find out more about this think tank, campaigning and advocacy organisation Visit the website Our projects Find out more about our projects Find out more Fraser of...


Children’s Services Promising Planning Examples
post

...review and help improve children’s services are ongoing. Jointly with Malcolm Sayers of Cambium advocacy, the National Third Sector GIRFEC Project have produced the Promising Planning document to support and encourage the effective collaboration...


Member directory: T-Z
post

...arts programmes and events in Wester Hailes | whalearts.co.uk Who Cares Scotland advocacy and membership service for care experienced young people and care leavers | whocaresscotland.org Windsor Park School Primary and secondary...


Member directory: N-S
post

...Network Scotland Support network for parents | parentnetworkscotland.com Partners in advocacy Independent advocacy service | partnersinadvocacy.org.uk Partners in Play Project Support and information for families of children and young...


Claire Gillespie
post

...is the Operational Manager for a local women’s aid organisation.  She leads the court advocacy provision and is the registered manager for the children’s service.  She has been working with children and families for over 20 years...

gillespie

Member directory: full
post

...trade union | eis.org.uk Elgin Academy Secondary school | elginacademy.co.uk ENABLE Scotland advocacy and support for people with learning disabilities | enable.org.uk Engage Scotland Training and advocacy network for gallery education |...


Member directory: G-M
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...| kibble.org Kilwinning Academy Secondary school | kilwinningacademy.com Kindred Information, advocacy and support for parents of children and young people with complex needs | kindred-scotland.org Kingsmeadows Nursery Early learning and...


Member directory: A-F
post

...trade union | eis.org.uk Elgin Academy Secondary school | elginacademy.co.uk ENABLE Scotland advocacy and support for people with learning disabilities | enable.org.uk Engage Scotland Training and advocacy network for gallery education |...


Legislation to support siblings in care must be supported in practice
post

...in care must be supported in practice Posted on 25 Aug 2021 by Jennifer Drummond advocacy care experience Legislation Protecting and supporting the sibling relationships of care experienced children and young...

advocacy care experience Legislation