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The Evaluation of Children's Hearings in Scotland: Volume 3 - Children in Focus

DescriptionThis follow-up study looked at the backgrounds and circumstances of children and young people involved in February 1995 in the Children's Hearings System.
Official Print Publication Date
Website Publication DateJuly 14, 2000
The Evaluation of Children's Hearings in ScotlandVolume 3
Children in Focus

Lorraine Waterhouse, Janice McGhee, Bill Whyte, Nancy Loucks, Helen Kay and Robert Stewart


SUMMARY (page 3)
Chapter One: Introduction (page 4)
Chapter Two: The children and their social and personal circumstances in February 1995 (page 5)
Chapter Three: official decision making prior to 1 February 1995 (page 6)
Chapter Four: The Children: One and 2 yearS on (page 7)
Chapter Five: Children and young people who offend (page 8)
Chapter Six: Parental and young people's attitudes towards Children's Hearings and referral (page 9)
Chapter Seven: Conclusions (page 10)
References (page 11)
Annex 1 (page 12)
Annex 2 (page 13)
Annex 3 (page 14)
Annex 4 (page 15)
Annex 5 (page 16)

The views expressed in this report are those of the researchers and do not necessarily represent those of the Department or Scottish Ministers

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