Protecting Children and Young People: Child Protection Committees (Scottish Executive, 2005)
Glasgow City and each of the local authority areas covered by NHSGGC have Child Protection Committees(CPC's), The Scottish executive have published guidelines for Child Protection Committees which you can find by following the link above.
By following the link below you will find information on each of the Child Protection Committees by clicking on the area you wish to have links with -
The Scottish Government
The Scottish Executive have a section within their web site that links to current legislation, consultations, bills etc relating to child protection.
Support for Families, Young People and Children -
This link explains the Government's vision for Scotland's children and provides an overview of the Getting It Right for Every Child programme.
West of Scotland Child Protection Network Shared Care Guidelines
As you may be aware, the Scottish Government launched a new national electronic gateway which offers help and support to vulnerable children and families on child protection issues. It includes clear, accessible information on what the public should do if they are concerned for a child’s welfare. It will also feature a range of information and links to downloadable materials for children themselves, including cartoons and online games providing child safety tips.
The new site can be found at www.glasgowchildprotection.org.uk
It was developed in conjunction with the Scottish Child Protection Committee Chairs Forum (SCPCCF) and WithScotland - www.withscotland.org
We have developed a leaflet and poster to coincide with this
Other Organisations Delivering Services to Children
There are many other organisations who deliver services and offer support to children and families and those who deliver services to them. Below you will find some useful links
Community Health Partnerships
Community Health Partnerships manage a wide range of community based health services. If you would like to find out more about the CHP responsible for local services in your community, please select the appropriate CHP from the link below