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Draft Self-directed Support (Direct Payments) (Scotland) Regulations 2013 Consultation, 17/04/13 - 10/07/13 [S]
The Scottish Government is consulting on draft Regulations to accompany the Social Care (Self-directed Support) (Scotland) Act 2013. Consultation to 10 July 2013.

Education Committee takes evidence on taking children into care, 16/04/13 [S]
During its meeting of 16 April 2013 the Scottish Parliament Education and Culture Committee took evidence as part of its inquiry into decision making on whether to take children into care.

Interim Report on inquiry into decision making on whether to take children into care, 28/03/13 [S]
The Scottish Parliament Education and Culture Committee has published an interim report on inquiry into decision making on whether to take children into care.

Children's Social Work statistics 2011-12, 19/03/13 [S]
The Scottish Government has published Children’s Social Work Statistics Scotland, 2011-12. This publication contains 2011-12 statistics on looked after children, child protection and secure care and close support accommodation.

Self-directed Support Written Answer, 08/03/13 [S]
Written Answer given in response to Jackie Baillie's (Lab) question asking the Scottish Government whether the SDS Programme board has made a recommendation on the commencement of the Social Care (Self-directed Support) (Scotland) Act 2013; what information it has on what proportion of transitional costs for self-directed support has been spent on (a) staffing and (b) services; and for what reason there is less funding in 2014-15 to assist local authorities with the implementation of self-directed support.

Self-directed Support Written Answer, 08/03/13 [S]
Written Answer given in response to Jackie Baillie's (Lab) question asking the Scottish Government whether it will publish (a) national and (b) local implementation plans for self-directed support; for what reason there is no single common assessment for self-directed support across local authorities; and whether the regulations will remove all existing charges for support services and what assessment has been made of the cost.

Education Committee looks at taking children into care, 05/03/13 [S]
During its meeting of 5 March 2013 the Scottish Parliament Education and Culture Committee took evidence as part of its inquiry into taking children into care.

Education Committee Care Inquiry, 15/01/13 [S]
During its meeting of 15 January 2013 the Scottish Parliament Education and Culture Committee took evidence as part of its inquiry into decision making on whether to take children into care.

The state of social work 2012, 17/05/12 [E/NI/S/W]
The British Association of Social Workers has published a report on what social workers think of their profession.

Alternative Care Written Answer, 18/04/12 [S]
Written Answer given in response to Mary Fee's (Lab) question asking the Scottish Executive what its position is on the UN's guidelines for the alternative care for children and how it publicises this position among its agencies and the general public.