Don't miss this opportunity to gain practical guidance from frontline professionals experienced in GIRFEC
policy and practice to enable you to meet fast approaching GIRFEC
Scottish Executive, Moving Forward in Kinship and Foster Care: Final report on the GIRFEC
in Kinship and Foster Care Strategy, September 2008, March 2009; only accessible on line at www.scotland.gov.uk/Publications/2009/02/270 85637/0
Don't miss this opportunity to hear directly from Education Scotland and learn how this new legislation will complement the Education (Additional Support for Learning) (Scotland) Act 2004, the Getting it Right for Every Child Agenda (GIRFEC
) and the Curriculum for Excellence to deliver effective identification of, and provision for, additional support needs.
(a) Guidance to local authorities on the Assessment and Support for Kinship Carers of Looked After Children This has been published as part of the GIRFEC
agenda and is available at www.scotland.gov.uk under Publications, 16 September 2008.
As the Children and Young People Bill progresses through the Scottish Parliament, this event features the breadth of elements under review and addresses the associated key issues linked to the implementation of the Getting it Right for Every Child (GIRFEC
Agenda now covers an increasing range of child care law and practice issues and children's services provisions.
However, plans for other parts of the Getting it Right for Every Child (GIRFEC
) agenda are going ahead, including a series of road shows planned for early in 2008.