Children and young people: useful links


Early Years collaborative website. This aims to accelerate the conversion of the high level principles set out in GIRFEC and the Early Years Framework into practical action.

The Scotland and European Health for All database provides a resource allowing the comparison of Scotland to other European countries on a variety of indicators relevant to children and young people.

Our Children and young people profiles provide data for different Scottish geographies on a wide variety of public health indicators related to children and young peoples’ health.

The Early Years professional website offers information, advice and resources to all professionals working with young children and families.

ISD Child health webpages

Children in Scotland

Play Scotland


NHS Scotland - Child healthy weight

Child protection in Scotland

Curriculum for Excellence

NSPCC Scotland

Getting it Right for Every Child (GIRFEC)

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