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​The move, welcomed by charities, brings Scotland in line with the United Nations' Convention on the Rights of the Child

Ian Rankin, Carol Smillie, Bryan Burnett and Matthew McVarish have all backed a Scottish children's charity's new campaign

Susie Williamson on the little-known children's charity Seamab and its new brand

Sarah Robinson Galloway of YouthLink Scotland on the roots of extremism in young people and sharing good practice.

Charities launch campaign after figures show a rise 8.9% in reported incidents of domestic abuse where the victim is a woman under the age of 30

A coalition of charities and support groups has warned that budget cuts mean children with additional support needs are missing out on the help they need

The helpline received a staggering 50 calls in the first two hours of being open

Stuart Jacob, director Falkland House School, says the autumn statement does nothing to allay fears of a lost generation of children who need additional support

Scottish charity moves “home” 200 years after it was formed

Children from deprived households are the most likely to struggle with language as they start primary school, a charity has said