Additional Support

The following resources may be of help to anyone who is involved in the Safeguarding process

Please note that these links will take you to websites that are not directly connected to the Safeguarders Panel or Children 1st.

A helpline offering advice and counselling for children and young people
A helpline offering advice and support for parents and carers
Information and support around advocacy for children’s hearings
Legal advice for children and young people
Legal and advocacy services for children and young people
Information and advice about children’s rights, including help if a child or young person’s rights have been violated
Support, advocacy and advice for children and young people with care experience
An effort to create shifts in policy, practice and culture in Scotland to keep promises made to children and young people with care experience
Information and resources about hearings and court
Information about applying for legal aid and finding a solicitor
    Raising a concern

    Should you wish to raise a concern or make a complaint about a matter relating to the work, actions or behaviour of a Safeguarder, there a number of ways to do this.

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