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National guidance for child protection - revised: consultation

Consultation on a revised version of the National Guidance for Child Protection to ensure it is consistent with the legislative and policy framework and current practice developments. The current version of the National Guidance for Child Protection was published in 2014.

National guidance for child protection - revised: consultation
Annex D: Consultation List

Annex D: Consultation List

Child Protection

Centre for Excellence for Children's Care and Protection (CELCIS)
Child Protection Committees Scotland
National Child Protection Guidance Steering Group
National Child Protection Leadership Group

Public Protection

Adult Protection Committees
Alcohol and Drugs Partnerships
Drug Recovery Commission
Drug Recovery Consortium
Partnership Drugs Initiative


Age of Criminal Responsibility Advisory Group
Association of Chief Police Officers in Scotland (ACPOS)
Association of Scottish Police Superintendents (ASPS)
Centre for Youth and Criminal Justice (CYCJ)
Chief Constable of Police Scotland
Children's Hearings Improvement Partnership (CHIP)
Children's Hearings Scotland
Clan Child Law
Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service (COPFS)
Faculty of Advocates
Law Society of Scotland
Our Hearings Our Voice
Scottish Legal Aid Board
Scottish Police Federation (SPF)
Scottish Child Law Centre
Scottish Children's Reporter Administration (SCRA)
Youth Justice Improvement Board

Local Government

British Association of Social Workers (BASW)
Chief Executives of Local Authorities
Chief Social Work Officers
Scottish Association of Social Workers
Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC)
Social Work Scotland


Chief Executives of NHS Health Boards
Child Health Commissioners
Directors of Public Health
NHS Board Lead Clinicians
Public Health Scotland
NHS Board Directors of Public Health
NHS Scotland Police Care Network
Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP) Scotland
Royal College of Midwifery
Royal College of Nursing
Royal College for Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH) Scotland


Association of Directors of Education in Scotland
Education Scotland
Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Education
Local Authority Directors of Education
Scottish Council of Independent Schools (SCIS)
The Boarding Schools Association (BSA)

Third Sector

Action for Children
Action on Hearing Loss
Adoption and Fostering Alliance Scotland
Adoption UK Scotland
Alcohol Focus Scotland
Alliance Scotland
Article 12 
Association for Real Change (ARC Scotland)
British Association for Adoption and Fostering
British Deaf Association Scotland
CAPS Independent Advocacy
Central Advocacy Partners
Children 1st
ChildLine Scotland
Children in Scotland
Coalition of Care and Support Providers in Scotland (CCPS)
Craighalbert Centre
Cyrenians Scotland
Deaf Action
Disability Agenda Scotland
Disabillity Equality Scotland
Disability Information Scotland
ENABLE Scotland
Epilepsy Scotland
Family Rights Group
Families Outside
Fathers Network Scotland
Glasgow Disability Alliance
Home Start Scotland
Inclusion Scotland
Independent Living in Scotland
Interfaith Scotland
Just Right Scotland
Lead Scotland
Learning Network West
LGBT Youth Scotland
Lothian Centre for Inclusive Living
National Deaf Children's Society
National Kinship Care Advice Centre
One Parent Families Scotland
Parents Advocacy and Rights
Parent Network Scotland
Parenting Across Scotland
Partners in Advocacy
People First Scotland
Rape Crisis Scotland
Rock Trust
Rossie Trust
Safe Families for Children Scotland
Self Directed Support Scotland
Sense Scotland
Scottish Commission for Learning Disability (SCLD)
Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO)
Scottish Funding Council
Scottish Independent Advocacy Alliance
Scottish Independent Living Coalition (SILC)
Scottish Kinship Care Alliance
Scottish Kindship Care Forum
Scottish Refugee Council
Scottish Throughcare and Aftercare Forum
Scottish Women's Aid
Scottish Women's Rights Centre
Scottish Young Carers Services Alliance (SYCSA)
Shared Parenting Scotland
Stand Up for Siblings
Stop it Now Scotland
Support in Mind
The Fostering Network Scotland
Third Sector Interfaces
Together: Alliance for Children's Rights
Victim Support Scotland
VOX Scotland
Whizz Kidz
Who Cares? Scotland
YMCA Scotland
Young Scot
Zero Tolerance


Care Inspectorate
Disabled Children and Young People Advisory Group
Disabled Children Child Protection Network
Domestic Abuse (and Sexual Abuse) Forums
Healthcare Improvement Scotland
Scottish Children's Parliament
Scotland's Commissioner for Children and Young People
Scottish Sports Association
Scottish Youth Parliament
The Promise
VAW Network


Napier University
The Open University
University of Bedfordshire
University of Bristol
University of Dundee
University of Edinburgh 
University of Hertfordshire
University of Stirling
University of Strathclyde
Universities Scotland