Supporting Ayrshire's children,
young people & their families

New legislation to clarify information sharing provisions – June 2017

The Children and Young People (Information Sharing) (Scotland) Bill published today, Tuesday 20 June, will introduce a duty on public services to consider if the sharing of information will promote, support or safeguard the wellbeing of a child or young person. The Bill will also ensure that the sharing is compatible with current law. ReadREAD MORE

Deputy First Minister article on Named Person and GIRFEC

Getting it right for every child article by Deputy First Minister John Swinney, April 2017 Improving the lives of all our children and their families is critically important to both the Scottish Government and the future of Scotland itself. In March, we announced the way forward for a crucial part of our work to supportREAD MORE