Organisations that may offer useful sources of information
Barnardo's transforms the lives of vulnerable children across the UK through the work of projects, campaigning and research expertise.
- Care Inspectorate
The Care Inspectorate is the independent scrutiny and improvement body for care and children's services. They have a significant part to play in improving services for adults and children across Scotland.
Free, 24-hour helpline for children and young people in the UK.
Aiming for a happy, healthy, safe and secure childhood for every child and young person in Scotland.
- Children in Scotland
National agency for voluntary, statutory and professional organisations and individuals working with children and their families in Scotland.
Children's charity dealing with bullying.
- National Childrens' Bureau
Aiming for a society in which children and young people contribute, are valued, and their rights respected.
- The Who Cares? Trust
Designed to improve the day-to-day experience of children and young people in local authority care.
- Young Scot - National Youth Information Portal
Scottish youth information for 11- to 26-year-old children and young people.