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

... Radical wellbeing-focused redesign of government budget ‘key to post-Covid renewal’ 18 March 2021 A major report published today calls for the Scottish Government to introduce wellbeing budgeting to improve lives for children as part of a...

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

... Children’s wellbeing and the Scottish budget (2020-2021) From 2020-21 we worked in partnership with Dr Katherine Trebeck (Wellbeing Economy Alliance), the Carnegie Trust UK and early years funder Cattanach to raise awareness of what a...

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News: Calls for child priorities ahead of Scottish budget

... Magazine / News: Calls for government to prioritise children in Scottish budget Posted  16 Nov, 2021 by Nina Joynson. Image: Illustration from Being Bold: Building budgets for Children's Wellbeing report budget child...

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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’

... Manifesto launches with calls for wellbeing to be at heart of Scottish budget and children protected from air pollution 13 November 2020 Children in Scotland today launches its Manifesto for the 2021-26 Scottish Parliament, backed by...

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It’s time to recognise and understand our armed forces young people

‘No detriment on appeals’: call for urgent change to exams certification process ahead of Scottish Parliament Education Debate
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Encouraging moves on participation, and a promise to hold parliament to account
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“Passing legislation is only one part of the story”

...tucked away in the pages of the SNP manifesto. It reads: ‘We will deliver a wellbeing budget, ensuring that all budget decisions benefit the wellbeing of people across the country’ In our Manifesto for 2021-2026 Children in Scotland...

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Project launched to understand participation through the pandemic

'Get into Summer' to make young people's health a priority

...have support from across the children's sector Find out more Building budgets for Children’s Wellbeing Dr Katherine Trebeck's report, published in March, informs many of our Manifesto themes Download the...


Committing to radical change in Scotland’s system of care

Bringing confidence back to the community

Have Kitbag, will travel

Living Museums: Exploring colonial pasts, presents and futures

Supporting informed choices about gambling
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“Children don’t need shorter holidays or longer school days. They need more play”
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Shetland childcare provider wins small business of the year accolade
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"Halving child poverty by 2024 should be the floor, not the ceiling, of our ambition"

...to act. In this time of crisis more can be done now. The Scottish Government’s 2021-22 budget was a key opportunity to take further action to increase family incomes. The government acknowledged rising child poverty as a key risk to the...


25 & Up: After a year of adversity, change is coming – and Scotland is more determined than ever to Keep the Promise
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2021-26 Manifesto

...the voice and perspectives of under-16s. Economic planning Producing a comprehensive Wellbeing budget by 2022 to ensure that the annual Scottish budget is designed and implemented with the goal of improving the wellbeing of all citizens in...


“Health and wellbeing must be at the heart of the planning process”
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A safe sleep, for every sleep

Calls for cuts to Universal Credit to be abandoned

...to nearly three million people, are worried about the impact of a reduction to their household budget. The warning comes as the UK government prepares to cut the Universal Credit allowance by £20 per week, reversing the increase applied to...

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How we can work together to stop child abuse before it starts

Question time for politicians at Voices Forum hustings

...the themes and calls in our latest Manifesto Read on PageSuite Building budgets for Children’s Wellbeing Dr Katherine Trebeck's report, published in March, informs many of our Manifesto themes Download the...


UNCRC incorporation: the day we make history

...range of work that supports our aims Find out about our projects Building budgets for Children’s Wellbeing Dr Katherine Trebeck's interim report on this important project links to our Manifesto and prioritises...


Madeleine McCabe

...is part of the Central Services team with responsibility for financial management, reporting, budgeting and fund management. She is passionate about providing a professional and high-quality finance service. Madeleine joined Children in...

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News: Young climate activists plan global day of protest

...to a just transition to renewable energy, and ‘concrete plans and detailed annual carbon budgets with roadmaps and milestones’. They also call for a recognition of the tangible threat to humanity posed by the climate crisis. Fridays...

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Education reform consultation: ‘We need to learn from policy, research and practice to ensure reform is fit for purpose”
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Comment: Childminding is suffering from an expansion programme that doesn't recognise its value

...content Calls for government to prioritise children in Scottish budget Nov 16, 2021 Early years mindfulness venture receives financial boost Nov 9, 2021 Charity launches appeal to support families this winter...

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News: Scottish Government reveals plans to overhaul Scottish Attainment Challenge funding

...to be published in the Spring. Related content Calls to prioritise children in Scottish budget November 16, 2021 Charity launches appeal to support families this winter November 3, 2021 Comment: Children haven't forgotten that...

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News: Forum for young people with sight loss relaunches

...here to learn more about Haggeye Related content Calls to prioritise children in Scottish budget November 16, 2021 Launch of Young People’s Manifesto makes political ideas more accessible March 4,...

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News: Christmas gifting charity struggling to meet demand

...on how to donate Related content Calls for government to prioritise children in Scottish budget Nov 16, 2021 Comment: For children and young people Hunger is Still Here Oct 25, 2021 Fresh warnings over child mental health pandemic...

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News: Scottish Government criticised on lack of ventilation strategy for schools

...funding revealed  Nov 24, 2021 Calls for government to prioritise children in Scottish budget  Nov 16, 2021 Education Recovery plan misses the mark say teaching unions  Oct 6,...

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Young people ‘must be able to help shape life of museums’, participation project finds
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Flexible and creative: why the value of the Third Sector should never be underestimated

...focus on four areas: Increased local third sector engagement in planning, development and budgeting of services Strengthened local support structures and clear paths for effective engagement with the third sector locally Local and...


Good Food Nation Bill consultation: Supporting the principle of a right to food
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News: Transition to Adulthood Bill to be formally introduced

...sight loss relaunches  Nov 23, 2021 Calls for government to prioritise children in Scottish budget  Nov 16, 2021 New Bill proposed to give legal right to transition support for disabled young people Sept 21, 2021 ...

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National Care Service consultation: Concerns over lack of detail for children’s services and unrealistic timeframe
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Comment: For children and young people, Hunger is Still Here

...families with children. Furthermore, the Government at Westminster this week will lay out their budget and I’m already sure it won’t go far enough. Their plan for free school breakfast already isn’t focused on reaching children most at...

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Programme for Government fails to commit to increasing Scottish Child Payment

...called the omission disappointing and urged for it to be included in the forthcoming Scottish budget. Amy Woodhouse, Head of Policy, Projects and Participation at Children in Scotland said: “As members of the End Child Poverty Commission, we...

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Life through a child-rights lens

News: Children's happiness at an all time low, report suggests

...Good Childhood Report 2021 Related content Radical wellbeing-focused redesign of government budget 'key to post-Covid renewal'  March 18, 2021 Hope in hard times: Children in Scotland manifesto 2021 - 26 Resource Improving children and...

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Comment: We have to prioritise action to end child poverty now

...Scottish Government’s Programme for Government, published next week, commits to using the next budget to doubling the Scottish Child Payment. If it does, it will signal that solving poverty really will be our shared ‘national mission’ in...

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Our reaction to the Programme for Government: family wellbeing fund welcomed but disappointment at lack of progress on child payment level

...for Government and we strongly urge the Scottish Government to prioritise this in its upcoming budget setting. The environment “The environment is one of the most pressing issues facing us today and the global consequences if effective and...

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A call for action in Scotland's Climate Week

Now is the Time – Challenge Poverty Week 2021

Ensuring no child is too hungry to learn

Minimum Income Guarantee: Immediate progress on poverty still required

...change Read and download Being Bold Read Dr Katherine Trebeck's report on building a budget for children's wellbeing Download the report 2021-22 programme for government: our view The wellbeing fund is welcome, but why no...

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The beginning of better provision for parents in prison


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

... Radical wellbeing-focused redesign of government budget ‘key to post-Covid renewal’ 18 March 2021 A major report published today calls for the Scottish Government to introduce wellbeing budgeting to improve lives for children as part of a...

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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’

... Manifesto launches with calls for wellbeing to be at heart of Scottish budget and children protected from air pollution 13 November 2020 Children in Scotland today launches its Manifesto for the 2021-26 Scottish Parliament, backed by...

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

It’s time to recognise and understand our armed forces young people

‘No detriment on appeals’: call for urgent change to exams certification process ahead of Scottish Parliament Education Debate
appeals assessments covid Education exams SQA

Encouraging moves on participation, and a promise to hold parliament to account
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Project launched to understand participation through the pandemic

'Get into Summer' to make young people's health a priority

...have support from across the children's sector Find out more Building budgets for Children’s Wellbeing Dr Katherine Trebeck's report, published in March, informs many of our Manifesto themes Download the...


Committing to radical change in Scotland’s system of care

Bringing confidence back to the community

Have Kitbag, will travel

Living Museums: Exploring colonial pasts, presents and futures

Supporting informed choices about gambling
fast forward gambling risk-taking warren hughes young people

“Children don’t need shorter holidays or longer school days. They need more play”
academic access to childcare fund childcare community Learning out of school care outcomes play School skills

Shetland childcare provider wins small business of the year accolade
access to childcare fund business childcare community family funding resilience shetland

25 & Up: After a year of adversity, change is coming – and Scotland is more determined than ever to Keep the Promise
25 and Up 25 calls campaign care care experience care experienced Care Review fiona duncan the Promise

“Health and wellbeing must be at the heart of the planning process”
Consultation response engagement health and wellbeing placemaking planning Policy

A safe sleep, for every sleep

How we can work together to stop child abuse before it starts

Question time for politicians at Voices Forum hustings

...the themes and calls in our latest Manifesto Read on PageSuite Building budgets for Children’s Wellbeing Dr Katherine Trebeck's report, published in March, informs many of our Manifesto themes Download the...


UNCRC incorporation: the day we make history

...range of work that supports our aims Find out about our projects Building budgets for Children’s Wellbeing Dr Katherine Trebeck's interim report on this important project links to our Manifesto and prioritises...


Education reform consultation: ‘We need to learn from policy, research and practice to ensure reform is fit for purpose”
Curriculum for Excellence Education education reform

Young people ‘must be able to help shape life of museums’, participation project finds
living museums museums Participation Project research

Flexible and creative: why the value of the Third Sector should never be underestimated

...focus on four areas: Increased local third sector engagement in planning, development and budgeting of services Strengthened local support structures and clear paths for effective engagement with the third sector locally Local and...


Good Food Nation Bill consultation: Supporting the principle of a right to food
Children's rights Food Health Legislation Poverty Wellbeing

National Care Service consultation: Concerns over lack of detail for children’s services and unrealistic timeframe
care Healthcare Policy

Life through a child-rights lens

Our reaction to the Programme for Government: family wellbeing fund welcomed but disappointment at lack of progress on child payment level

...for Government and we strongly urge the Scottish Government to prioritise this in its upcoming budget setting. The environment “The environment is one of the most pressing issues facing us today and the global consequences if effective and...

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A call for action in Scotland's Climate Week

Now is the Time – Challenge Poverty Week 2021

Ensuring no child is too hungry to learn

Minimum Income Guarantee: Immediate progress on poverty still required

...change Read and download Being Bold Read Dr Katherine Trebeck's report on building a budget for children's wellbeing Download the report 2021-22 programme for government: our view The wellbeing fund is welcome, but why no...

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The beginning of better provision for parents in prison


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Madeleine McCabe

...is part of the Central Services team with responsibility for financial management, reporting, budgeting and fund management. She is passionate about providing a professional and high-quality finance service. Madeleine joined Children in...

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News: Calls for child priorities ahead of Scottish budget
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... Magazine / News: Calls for government to prioritise children in Scottish budget Posted  16 Nov, 2021 by Nina Joynson. Image: Illustration from Being Bold: Building budgets for Children's Wellbeing report budget child...

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“Passing legislation is only one part of the story”
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...tucked away in the pages of the SNP manifesto. It reads: ‘We will deliver a wellbeing budget, ensuring that all budget decisions benefit the wellbeing of people across the country’ In our Manifesto for 2021-2026 Children in Scotland...

Magazine

"Halving child poverty by 2024 should be the floor, not the ceiling, of our ambition"
post

...to act. In this time of crisis more can be done now. The Scottish Government’s 2021-22 budget was a key opportunity to take further action to increase family incomes. The government acknowledged rising child poverty as a key risk to the...


Calls for cuts to Universal Credit to be abandoned
post

...to nearly three million people, are worried about the impact of a reduction to their household budget. The warning comes as the UK government prepares to cut the Universal Credit allowance by £20 per week, reversing the increase applied to...

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News: Young climate activists plan global day of protest
post

...to a just transition to renewable energy, and ‘concrete plans and detailed annual carbon budgets with roadmaps and milestones’. They also call for a recognition of the tangible threat to humanity posed by the climate crisis. Fridays...

climate change environment

Comment: Childminding is suffering from an expansion programme that doesn't recognise its value
post

...content Calls for government to prioritise children in Scottish budget Nov 16, 2021 Early years mindfulness venture receives financial boost Nov 9, 2021 Charity launches appeal to support families this winter...

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News: Scottish Government reveals plans to overhaul Scottish Attainment Challenge funding
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...to be published in the Spring. Related content Calls to prioritise children in Scottish budget November 16, 2021 Charity launches appeal to support families this winter November 3, 2021 Comment: Children haven't forgotten that...

Attainment Education funding Poverty Scottish Parliament

News: Forum for young people with sight loss relaunches
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...here to learn more about Haggeye Related content Calls to prioritise children in Scottish budget November 16, 2021 Launch of Young People’s Manifesto makes political ideas more accessible March 4,...

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News: Christmas gifting charity struggling to meet demand
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...on how to donate Related content Calls for government to prioritise children in Scottish budget Nov 16, 2021 Comment: For children and young people Hunger is Still Here Oct 25, 2021 Fresh warnings over child mental health pandemic...

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News: Scottish Government criticised on lack of ventilation strategy for schools
post

...funding revealed  Nov 24, 2021 Calls for government to prioritise children in Scottish budget  Nov 16, 2021 Education Recovery plan misses the mark say teaching unions  Oct 6,...

Children's rights Covid-19 Education

News: Transition to Adulthood Bill to be formally introduced
post

...sight loss relaunches  Nov 23, 2021 Calls for government to prioritise children in Scottish budget  Nov 16, 2021 New Bill proposed to give legal right to transition support for disabled young people Sept 21, 2021 ...

Children's rights Disability equality transitions

Comment: For children and young people, Hunger is Still Here
post

...families with children. Furthermore, the Government at Westminster this week will lay out their budget and I’m already sure it won’t go far enough. Their plan for free school breakfast already isn’t focused on reaching children most at...

food insecurity food poverty Poverty

Programme for Government fails to commit to increasing Scottish Child Payment
post

...called the omission disappointing and urged for it to be included in the forthcoming Scottish budget. Amy Woodhouse, Head of Policy, Projects and Participation at Children in Scotland said: “As members of the End Child Poverty Commission, we...

early learning and childcare Education Mental Health

News: Children's happiness at an all time low, report suggests
post

...Good Childhood Report 2021 Related content Radical wellbeing-focused redesign of government budget 'key to post-Covid renewal'  March 18, 2021 Hope in hard times: Children in Scotland manifesto 2021 - 26 Resource Improving children and...

Wellbeing

Comment: We have to prioritise action to end child poverty now
post

...Scottish Government’s Programme for Government, published next week, commits to using the next budget to doubling the Scottish Child Payment. If it does, it will signal that solving poverty really will be our shared ‘national mission’ in...

child poverty