While there is a greatly increased demand on services for vulnerable children and young people, this is set against a background of tight public finances.
We are campaigning for improved services for these children and young people, based on our five key founding principles.
In addition, we aim for the services provided to be tailored to the individual needs of the child or young person, be this by the public sector and/or private and third sector providers. This is so that they receive the most appropriate care and support, delivering positive outcomes – both educational and social – with the considerable cost saving this can bring.
Through our campaigns we seek to influence political and other key stakeholders, such as the Scottish Government, local authorities, NHS and the media to achieve this positive change.
Current campaigns are focused on delivering: