The red roundel logo of the Children and Young People's Commissioner Scotland.

Commissioner’s speech to UN Committee on the Rights of the Child Day of General Discussion: Access to Justice and accountability for children and young people in alternative care, their families, and adults who grew up in care

Commissioner’s speech to UN Committee on the Rights of the Child Day of General Discussion on Children’s Rights and Alternative Care: Access to Justice and accountability for children and young people in alternative care, their families, and adults who grew up in care

Cover of the Independent Children's Rights Impact Assessment on the response to Covid-19 in Scotland

Independent Children’s Rights Impact Assessment on the Response to Covid-19 in Scotland

July 2020. This independent Children’s Rights Impact Assessment is a thorough analysis of how emergency laws and policies around the COVID-19 pandemic impacted the human rights of children and young people in Scotland.

Undertaken by the Observatory of Children’s Human Rights Scotland, it is the biggest Children’s Rights Impact Assessment in the world that’s been done on laws and policies passed in response to COVID-19.

Cover for Rights to Care resources

Video: Aftercare explained

May 2017

In this video we made with Who Cares? Scotland, care-experienced young person Darren explains your rights to aftercare.

Rights to Care booklet cover

Rights to Care Booklet

May 2017

We’ve worked with Who Cares? Scotland to produce a booklet that explains the rights of care experienced young around Continuing Care and Aftercare.

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