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Call 14: From homelessness to the Home Office, young people's services must be humanised

... Call 14: From homelessness to the Home Office, young people's services must be humanised By Leo Plumb, Ian Hamilton and the young people from the Youth Community Support Agency, with a response from Alison Phipps The Youth Community...


News: Award winning youth homelessness project comes to Scotland

... Magazine / News: Youth homelessness prevention project comes to Scotland Posted 03 August, 2022 by Jennifer Drummond health and wellbeing homelessness young people Youth homelessness prevention programme, The...

health and wellbeing homelessness young people

Call 8: Reform the Gender Recognition Act and give trans young people the chance to live full, happy lives

...for LGBT Young People (2018), shows that transgender people in the UK are at a higher risk of homelessness, violence, self-harm and suicide. We have lots of information like this, and we know we need to do more to improve the lives of trans...


Scotland’s most powerful politician to be questioned by children and young people as First Minister’s Question Time: Next Generation returns

...raised through the initial programme included mental health support for young people and youth homelessness. Nicola Sturgeon also revealed her fear of dogs, how she was bullied at school, and that the person she would walk 500 miles for is her...


Cooking up a storm: celebrating three years of partnership with Cyrenians

...that supports the health and wellbeing of individuals and families who live with poverty, homelessness and social exclusion. Both organisations celebrate commitment to social justice and share core values of innovation, creative working...


25 Calls

...teacher training and ongoing development" Read the call in full Call 14 "From homelessness to the Home Office, young people's services must be humanised" Read YCSA's call in full Call 16 "Work together to...


25 Calls response: Building public support to reduce poverty means telling a new moral story. This is it...

...our economy to work for everyone Uses examples that illustrate poverty (eg food bank use or rising homelessness) rather than statistics, and Showcases the solutions to poverty. Using personal stories to talk about poverty should be done with great...


‘Change the language of poverty for young people’ is #1 call in Children in Scotland’s 25th anniversary campaign

...(Children and Young People’s Commissioner Bruce Adamson, with young campaigner Ruby) From homelessness to the Home Office, young people’s services must be humanised (young people from the Youth Community Support Agency) Top up child...


Our work

...@MyBnk: Read all about our shiny new @TheMoneyHouse_ in #Glasgow, helping prevent youth #homelessness in #Scotland. https://t.co/YUzyP… Stay connected Follow, like, connect or send us an...


Homeless, Not Hopeless - a project for Shelter Scotland (2010-2011)

...to undertake research into ways in which the education sector can help to minimise the impact of homelessness on children’s learning. A researcher consulted with children and parents affected by homelessness and professionals within the...


FMQT: Next Generation (2018-present)

...their questions to the First Minister, covering topics such as mental health, education and youth homelessness, as well as less serious questions like her thoughts on the new Irn Bru recipe. What is FMQT Next Generation? Children in...


Free sanitary products for pupils and students across Scotland

...Scot, Engenderand Trussell Trust, and pilot schemes from schools, colleges, local authorities, homelessness and women’s charities across Scotland. Responding to the announcement, Children in Scotland Chief Executive Jackie Brock...


25 Calls response – The increasingly apparent gaps in mental health support and provision for young people highlights the chasm in mental health support for all

...homeless, Cyrenians’ organisational learning shows that – like mental health – housing and homelessness are affected by a number of factors: family and peer support, access to training, education, employment, mediation, social justice and...


GRA reform is a fundamental equality and rights issue for trans young people. So why delay it?

...in doing this and will continue to do so. “Transgender people in the UK are at a higher risk of homelessness, violence, self-harm and suicide – as made clear by LGBT Youth Scotland’s 2018 report Life in Scotland for LGBT...

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Member directory: A-F

...Wilderness Way Residential child care homes | www.awwltd.com Aberdeen Foyer homelessness and unemployment prevention and support | aberdeenfoyer.com Aberdeenshire Children's Rights Service Children’s rights service |...


Member directory: full

...bar navigation A Wilderness Way Residential child care homes | www.awwltd.com Aberdeen Foyer homelessness and unemployment prevention and support | aberdeenfoyer.com Aberdeenshire Children's Rights Service Children’s rights service |...


News: Report highlights success of family support programme

...complex challenges faced by parents who enter the programme, with neglect, mental health issues, homelessness and poverty found to be more prevalent in the FNP group than in the general population. Despite these challenges, those who engaged...

Health parenting

Comment: We’ve promised to change. Now it’s time to deliver

...and Scotland at The Fostering Network Click here to find out more  Related content Youth homelessness prevention project comes to Scotland Aug 3, 2022 Funding to help transform family support July 12, 2022 Young People's Guarantee...

ASL care experienced Education foster care Health looked after children Mental Health

News: Mindfulness venture for early years receives financial boost

...Women’s Hub, Bikes for Refugees, Brave Strong Beautiful, Coffee+Clay, Common Ground Against homelessness, Lochend Football Academy and MyPickle as this year's recipients. The social venture recently launched a new website and course,...

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Mag online current articles landing page

...of the sector, and links to back issues Click here to read more Tackling youth homelessness News: Award winning programme launched in Glasgow Click here to read Student exam helpline set to open News:...


25 Calls response: What gives me hope in 2020? Young people are leading the way in defending human rights

...of unaccompanied child refugees not being allowed to live with their families, of rising child homelessness, of rising racism against EU minorities in our schools, of health inequalities that damage children’s futures. Those who can’t raise...


Parisa Shirazi

...she worked at a busy child law centre on projects that help young people experiencing homelessness and those who have left the care system and also worked in their Policy Team. She previously worked in political offices in Holyrood and...

shirazi

25 Calls response: To improve services for young people, trust professionals to be human – and invest in the power of kindness

...should be the experience for all young people, not just the most fortunate Call 14: From homelessness to the Home Office, young people's services must be humanised Relationships and human connection are fundamentally important to how...


Issue 196 Children in Scotland Magazine


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Scotland’s most powerful politician to be questioned by children and young people as First Minister’s Question Time: Next Generation returns

...raised through the initial programme included mental health support for young people and youth homelessness. Nicola Sturgeon also revealed her fear of dogs, how she was bullied at school, and that the person she would walk 500 miles for is her...


Cooking up a storm: celebrating three years of partnership with Cyrenians

...that supports the health and wellbeing of individuals and families who live with poverty, homelessness and social exclusion. Both organisations celebrate commitment to social justice and share core values of innovation, creative working...


25 Calls response: Building public support to reduce poverty means telling a new moral story. This is it...

...our economy to work for everyone Uses examples that illustrate poverty (eg food bank use or rising homelessness) rather than statistics, and Showcases the solutions to poverty. Using personal stories to talk about poverty should be done with great...


‘Change the language of poverty for young people’ is #1 call in Children in Scotland’s 25th anniversary campaign

...(Children and Young People’s Commissioner Bruce Adamson, with young campaigner Ruby) From homelessness to the Home Office, young people’s services must be humanised (young people from the Youth Community Support Agency) Top up child...


Free sanitary products for pupils and students across Scotland

...Scot, Engenderand Trussell Trust, and pilot schemes from schools, colleges, local authorities, homelessness and women’s charities across Scotland. Responding to the announcement, Children in Scotland Chief Executive Jackie Brock...


25 Calls response – The increasingly apparent gaps in mental health support and provision for young people highlights the chasm in mental health support for all

...homeless, Cyrenians’ organisational learning shows that – like mental health – housing and homelessness are affected by a number of factors: family and peer support, access to training, education, employment, mediation, social justice and...


GRA reform is a fundamental equality and rights issue for trans young people. So why delay it?

...in doing this and will continue to do so. “Transgender people in the UK are at a higher risk of homelessness, violence, self-harm and suicide – as made clear by LGBT Youth Scotland’s 2018 report Life in Scotland for LGBT...

equality GRA Legislation LGBT Policy rights young people

25 Calls response: What gives me hope in 2020? Young people are leading the way in defending human rights

...of unaccompanied child refugees not being allowed to live with their families, of rising child homelessness, of rising racism against EU minorities in our schools, of health inequalities that damage children’s futures. Those who can’t raise...


25 Calls response: To improve services for young people, trust professionals to be human – and invest in the power of kindness

...should be the experience for all young people, not just the most fortunate Call 14: From homelessness to the Home Office, young people's services must be humanised Relationships and human connection are fundamentally important to how...



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Parisa Shirazi

...she worked at a busy child law centre on projects that help young people experiencing homelessness and those who have left the care system and also worked in their Policy Team. She previously worked in political offices in Holyrood and...

shirazi


25 Calls

...teacher training and ongoing development" Read the call in full Call 14 "From homelessness to the Home Office, young people's services must be humanised" Read YCSA's call in full Call 16 "Work together to...


Our work

...@MyBnk: Read all about our shiny new @TheMoneyHouse_ in #Glasgow, helping prevent youth #homelessness in #Scotland. https://t.co/YUzyP… Stay connected Follow, like, connect or send us an...


Mag online current articles landing page

...of the sector, and links to back issues Click here to read more Tackling youth homelessness News: Award winning programme launched in Glasgow Click here to read Student exam helpline set to open News:...



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Call 14: From homelessness to the Home Office, young people's services must be humanised
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... Call 14: From homelessness to the Home Office, young people's services must be humanised By Leo Plumb, Ian Hamilton and the young people from the Youth Community Support Agency, with a response from Alison Phipps The Youth Community...


News: Award winning youth homelessness project comes to Scotland
post

... Magazine / News: Youth homelessness prevention project comes to Scotland Posted 03 August, 2022 by Jennifer Drummond health and wellbeing homelessness young people Youth homelessness prevention programme, The...

health and wellbeing homelessness young people

Call 8: Reform the Gender Recognition Act and give trans young people the chance to live full, happy lives
post

...for LGBT Young People (2018), shows that transgender people in the UK are at a higher risk of homelessness, violence, self-harm and suicide. We have lots of information like this, and we know we need to do more to improve the lives of trans...


Member directory: A-F
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...Wilderness Way Residential child care homes | www.awwltd.com Aberdeen Foyer homelessness and unemployment prevention and support | aberdeenfoyer.com Aberdeenshire Children's Rights Service Children’s rights service |...


Member directory: full
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...bar navigation A Wilderness Way Residential child care homes | www.awwltd.com Aberdeen Foyer homelessness and unemployment prevention and support | aberdeenfoyer.com Aberdeenshire Children's Rights Service Children’s rights service |...


News: Report highlights success of family support programme
post

...complex challenges faced by parents who enter the programme, with neglect, mental health issues, homelessness and poverty found to be more prevalent in the FNP group than in the general population. Despite these challenges, those who engaged...

Health parenting

Comment: We’ve promised to change. Now it’s time to deliver
post

...and Scotland at The Fostering Network Click here to find out more  Related content Youth homelessness prevention project comes to Scotland Aug 3, 2022 Funding to help transform family support July 12, 2022 Young People's Guarantee...

ASL care experienced Education foster care Health looked after children Mental Health

News: Mindfulness venture for early years receives financial boost
post

...Women’s Hub, Bikes for Refugees, Brave Strong Beautiful, Coffee+Clay, Common Ground Against homelessness, Lochend Football Academy and MyPickle as this year's recipients. The social venture recently launched a new website and course,...

charity funding mindfulness third sector