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NEW Scottish Practice Learning Project

Campaign against chatroom paedophiles www.thinkuknow.co.uk/

SSSC Corporate Plan available at: www.sssc.uk.com/
The SSSC's three year Corporate Plan for 2003 - 2006 is now available. The Corporate Plan outlines how the SSSC will work with its partners to establish for the first time a register of social service workers and how that workforce will be regulated. The Plan also outlines how the SSSC will support and regulate education and training for the workforce and promote workforce development.

United for children? How devolution is impacting on children's policy across the UK (pdf)

British Journal of Social Work

The British Association of Social Workers - Scotland

Directory of Information Sources in the UK

European Social Work Information Network

Google Social Work Directory


NEW 4 Nations Child Policy Network
A partnership between the National Children's Bureau (with National Council for Voluntary Childcare Organisations), Child Care Northern Ireland, Children in Scotland and Children in Wales. A one-stop on-line source of free, 24 hour-a-day information on policy developments relating to children and young people, covering news, consultations, legislation and debates.

reSearchWeb This web site has been established with funding from the Scottish Executive, and is being developed as a tool for the informed social work professional.

The Scottish Executive - access to publications, policy and guidelines for Scotland.

Scottish Social Services Council
This website will tell you about regulating and registering the social services workforce. You can also find information about the education and training available in Scotland to develop skills and qualifications in social work and social care. Find out about the future workforce development in social services

Social Science Information Gateway

Social Service InfoNet

Work With Us - Scotland's portal to the voluntary sector.

WWW Resources for Social Workers