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Getting it right for every child: Understanding wellbeing leaflet

Getting it right for every child: Understanding wellbeing leaflet

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

ISBN: 9781786522023

Leaflet explaining wellbeing in context of the GIRFEC approach.

Executive Summary

The Children and Young People (Scotland) Act 2014 is about improving the wellbeing of children and young people in Scotland. The Act is wide ranging and includes key parts of the Getting it right for every child approach, commonly known as GIRFEC.

Wellbeing sits at the heart of the GIRFEC approach and reflects the need to tailor the support and help that children, young people and their parents are offered to support their wellbeing.

This leaflet provides information and key facts about wellbeing.