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Children and Young People - Related Areas and Links

Related Areas within the Scottish Government

Scottish Government Analytical Services

Other related areas in the Scottish Government

Links to websites other than the Scottish Government

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Other Government and Government Agency areas of interest

Other Scottish statistics websites

International statistics

Scottish Local Authorities

  • CoSLA
    The Convention of Scottish Local Authorities represents Scottish local government. The website contains contact details for the 32 Scottish councils.
  • Performance Indicators
    Published by Audit Scotland for the Scottish councils, on an annual basis.
  • Data Sources and Suitability
    The purpose of this section is to provide information on data sources that are currently used in the field of Children, Young People and Social Care. Some data is available at local authority level.
  • Local Authority Social Work Services (LASWS) Groups
    The LASWS Children and Families Group and the LASWS Staffing Group are joint COSLA/Scottish Government groups responsible for liaison between Scottish Local Authorities and the Scottish Government on social work statistics issues.