This Research Findings examines whether the gap in cognitive ability between children from different social backgrounds changes between ages 3 and 5 and which factors influence improvement in cognitive ability.
This Research Findings summarises the Growing Up in Scotland report on Parental service use and informal networks in the early years
This Research Findings summarises the Growing Up in Scotland report on Parenting and children's health.
This Research Findings summarises the Growing Up in Scotland report on Change in early childhood and the impact of significant events.
Reports on children experiencing parental separation, moving house, parental job-loss and maternal health problems and how these events relate to factors that are known drivers of child outcomes.
This report examines whether the gap in cognitive ability between children from different social backgrounds changes between ages 3 and 5 and which factors influence improvement in cognitive ability.
Reports what services parents draw on and how patterns of service use vary between parents and over time; explanations for differences in service use; and the role of informal social support.
This publication reports which aspects of day-to-day parenting are important to children’s health and whether variations in parenting account for social inequalities in child health outcomes.
A skills and knowledge framework for dementia
Standards of Care for Dementia in Scotland
Consultation report on amending regulations that will allow for an increase to fees for offshore renewable energy projects.
A report and analysis of the public consultation responses on the draft clinical standards for NHS Scotland wheelchair and specialist seating services.
Firearm Certificate Statistics, Scotland, 2010
Consultation launched by the Scottish Government and Food Standards Agency on a change to BSE testing of cattle slaughtered for human consumption
Scottish Marine and Freshwater Science Volume 2 Number 8: Variation in the results of hydroacoustic surveys of Scottish lochs: the importance of season, diurnal timing and fish species assemblage
Responses to the consultation on a draft Bill for Self-directed Support.
Scottish Marine and Freshwater Science Volume 2 Number 7: Hydroacoustic surveys of five Scottish lochs
National care standards - care homes for people with physical and sensory impairment Edition
National Care Standards For Childcare Agencies Edition
National care standards support services Edition