Young People

Staff are building a community of individuals

A strong staff team that puts the emphasis on children valuing themselves as individuals in their own right – that’s the recipe for success at Bellshill and Mossend YMCA Orbiston Centre. According to Alan Cairns, Childcare Manager…

Power to the kids

A childminding service in North Ayrshire has been praised by the Care Inspectorate for the approach it has taken in empowering children. At an inspection of Fiona Burns’ childminding service in July, youngsters spoke passionately about…

Happy days in a nursery garden

An innovative project is helping parents, children and staff at a Glasgow nursery develop their understanding of healthy choices and life skills. The Healthy Choices, Happy Children is a new NHS pilot, which is based…