Video

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BPnM7I7Gts8

Getting it right for Ryan - a video case study

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=56uan5enaMo

Introducing the Getting it right for every child approach

Amy's story

Wellbeing week (4 - 8 March 2013)

Wellbeing

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More about wellbeing

Wellbeing is at the heart of the Getting it right for every child approach (GIRFEC)

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Resources

Browse our case studies and resources for practitioners

Getting it right for every child (GIRFEC)

A Guide to Getting it right for every childThe content in this section can also be printed from our PDF practice guide:

Getting it right for every child (GIRFEC)

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Introduction

An overview of the GIRFEC approach

Named Person

The GIRFEC approach includes a Named Person for every child, from birth until they reach 18

Network of support

To promote well-being so that children and young people get the right help at the right time

Information sharing

Sharing appropriate information at the right time improves outcomes for children and their families

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What is GIRFEC?

Our approach to improving outcomes and wellbeing for all our children

Lead Professional

To co-ordinate help for a child when two or more agencies are involved

National practice model

For assessment, planning and action, practitioners can use the National Practice Model

Publications

Guidance, reports and updates on the GIRFEC approach

Focus on the Named Person

Getting it right for children and familiesFocusing on the key role of the Named Person in the GIRFEC approach.

Wellbeing magazine

Wellbeing magazine - Issue 2Making Scotland the best place to grow up

Telling you what we and others are doing to promote children’s rights and support their wellbeing.

Harry Burns

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Sir Harry BurnsSupporting parents, and providing services which increase stability in their lives, means children are more likely to perform better at school, become more resilient in their response to challenge, and develop into healthy adults"

Sir Harry Burns, Scotland's Chief Medical Officer