Latest Who Cares? Scotland News

Careers Fair being held in Glasgow on the 29th January

·        Committed candidates wanted! ·        Work with a number of great national and local organisations ·        A variety of entry level jobs, training and education opportunities available across Scotland   Are you searching for an opportunity to enter training,...

Posted on 18 Jan 2016

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The Scottish Government launch their Strategy for Looked After Children and Young People

The Scottish Government launched their Strategy for Looked After Children and Young People last week.  This strategy sets out the Government’s plans for how they will continue to improve the experiences of, and the services available to, looked after...

Posted on 04 Dec 2015

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WC?S feature in the Status of Young Women in Scotland report

Earlier this year, we were asked by YWCA, the Young Women’s Movement, to take part in a piece of research about what is means to be a young women in Scotland today. The researchers were keen to get the...

Posted on 03 Nov 2015

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ON THE ROAD – WC?S 2016 Priority Campaign

YOU VOTED . WE LISTENED! The Who Cares? Scotland Membership has spoken and today sees the launch of the ‘On the Road’ campaign. WC?S will campaign to get Local Authorities across Scotland to provide their care experienced young people...

Posted on 27 Oct 2015

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Care Leavers Covenant Launches

To mark the start of National Care Leavers Week 2015, a major project to support young care leavers in Scotland has been announced today (Thursday 22 October). The Scottish Care Leavers Covenant asks corporate parents and others with a...

Posted on 27 Oct 2015

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Friend of WC?S Abseils Down the Titan Crane to Raise Money

On Sunday 4th October, Vicki Waddell, teacher and Friend of Who Cares? Scotland abseiled down the Titan Crane in Clydebank in order to raise £240 for WC?S.  The Titan Crane is a 150-foot-high (46 m) cantilever crane at Clydebank. It...

Posted on 07 Oct 2015

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Who Cares? Scotland’s Concerns Around Education (Scotland) Bill Recognised in Stage 1 Report

Scotland’s Education and Culture Committee have published their Stage 1 report on the Education (Scotland) Bill which features three key messages highlighted by Who Cares? Scotland. Click here to read more.

Posted on 10 Sep 2015

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New Job Opportunities for Care Experienced Young People

Who Cares? Scotland, Move On , Venture Trust  and LinkLiving will be recruiting 20 young candidates to join a training and induction programme to support you to prepare for a job.   

Posted on 08 Sep 2015

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Student Awards Agency Scotland sponsor National Care Leavers’ Week Scotland 2015

Who Cares? Scotland is delighted to announce The Student Awards Agency Scotland as the first official sponsor of National Care Leavers’ Week Scotland 2015.

Posted on 26 Aug 2015

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