If you are a parent carer of a child or young person living in Edinburgh or the Lothians who has sleep problems then call the new Sleep Scotland service for advice and support. You can speak to one of the Sleep Advisors by calling 0800 138 6565 from Monday to Thursday, 10am-4pm.
Education Law Consultant Iain Nisbet argues existing legislation on additional support for learning is being ignored. Read full article in the Holyrood Magazine.
The fSDC Parent Participation pilot 2016/17 project has been supported by Scottish Government, to develop the approach of parent carer forums. Parents in West Lothian are developing their parent engagement forum to work with the local authority services to look at improving services for disabled children. Parents are supported by fSDC members Signpost and Contact […]
Self Directed Support (SDS) Our fSDC SDS Group, invite Members to get involved and let them know about your experience of SDS, the good, the bad and the indifferent. You will all be aware that SDS is enshrined in law as the new way to deliver social care and support. The fundamental principles of SDS […]
Welcome to our new look. Many thanks to Graphics Co. for helping us develop the new site. We have streamlined the site so you can get in touch with us in lots of ways, Join Us, News, Events and Consultations. As well as providing you with what the Coalition and Co-ordination group are doing and […]
fSDC, along with 65 other organisations have committed our support to Together Scotland’s Report to the Committee on the Rights of the Child – an assessment of progress (and the lack of it) on the Implementation of Children’s Rights in Scotland. The Reoprt covers the huge range of issues affecting children, most of which have […]
Children who have had an anaesthetic in NHS Scottish hospitals – survey for parents and carers Action for Sick Children Scotland (ASCS) is seeking the views of Parents and Carers, whose children have had an anaesthetic in a Scottish NHS hospital during the last 3 years. We want to know about your experience in general. […]