We welcome today’s Supreme Court judgement on the involvement siblings of children in care in the children’s hearing system.
Jennifer Phillips has been re-appointed as Area Convener to the Glasgow Area Support Team.
On the 20th March we were no longer able to hold face to face hearings due to the lockdown arrangements put in place by the Scottish Government.
The First Minister’s recent announcement means we can now explore how physical hearings may resume.
Children’s Hearings Scotland has unveiled its new three year Strategic Outlook which has children’s rights at its heart.
CHS launches a Coronavirus Practice Guide for Panel Members.
Children’s Hearings Scotland (CHS) and the Scottish Children’s Reporter Administration (SCRA) have issued a joint update today on virtual hearings
Elliot Jackson, National Convener of Children’s Hearings Scotland (CHS), is delighted to announce the appointment of three new volunteer roles.
Update on Coronavirus (Scotland) Act 2020 and its implications on children's hearings
Working with our partners in the hearings system, Children’s Hearings Scotland have made changes to the way hearings work as we respond to the Coronavirus pandemic. We caught up with National Convener, Elliot Jackson, to find out how things are evolving.
Statement on Coronavirus and the children's hearings system from Children's Hearings Scotland and the Scottish Children's Reporter Administration.
Education Scotland shared, on 26 March, a comprehensive list of Covid-19 advice and support.
From today, Monday 23 March, children’s hearings will be conducted remotely across Scotland.
In response to the coronavirus safety measures staff are now working remotely.
Children's Hearings Scotland (CHS) have been closely monitoring the developing Coronavirus advice and has now issued official guidance.
Independent Care Review: Children's Hearings Scotland Response
Children's Hearings Scotland Response to The Herald Complaints Enquiry