News



22 February 2017
The UK Youth Wellbeing Directory is looking to promote services in Scotland, following its successful launch in England last year.
21 February 2017
A new study published by the Commissioner today explores the mental health and wellbeing of young carers in Scotland— and reveals that more than one in four are doing the caring on their own.
15 February 2017
Scotland's Children's Commissioner has issued a statement following the recent news that the UK Government is to stop taking refugee children under the "Dubs scheme".
07 February 2017
The Commissioner will give evidence today to the Scottish Parliament’s Health and Sport Committee.
01 February 2017
The Commissioner's office has released a statement following the Deputy First Minister’s statement on Tuesday 31 January that he will not create a new statutory power for teachers to search pupils for weapons in school.
01 February 2017
The Commissioner has responded to the Scottish Government’s consultation on its new National Health and Social Care Standards.
30 January 2017
The Scottish Government has released a consultation that seeks views on its draft guidance on Healthcare in Schools in Scotland.
30 January 2017
Our UNCRC Symbols resource is still available to order and download online.
30 January 2017
Coursera is hosting a massive open online course (MOOC) on children’s human rights, which will begin on Monday 6 February.
24 January 2017
The Commissioner’s office has helped young people from Glasgow prepare a youth conference to mark Holocaust Memorial Day.