Young People

Childminder prosecuted

An unregistered childminder has been successfully prosecuted and fined after the Care Inspectorate investigated and provided evidence to the Procurator Fiscal. She now has a criminal record. Unfortunately, the parents…

Perfect ingredients for friendship

Nursery toddlers help to keep residents young at heart Making friends is on the menu at an Abbeyfield Scotland residential home in Coatbridge, thanks to regular visits by children from…

Allotment experience helps children to thrive

Childminder Heather Paterson’s interest in the outdoors is having multiple benefits for the children under her care and has seen her make a positive impact in the local community. Heather, who…