Keeping you up to date on the progress of the Named Person scheme and the NO2NP campaign.
Lawyers and health professionals have expressed major concerns about the Named Person information sharing bill. Giving evidence to the Scottish…Continue Reading
Significant changes were needed after the UK Supreme Court struck down the information sharing provisions at the heart of the…Continue Reading
Last year the tragic and brutal murder of toddler Liam Fee by his mother and her civil partner led to…Continue Reading
The Scottish Government has finally brought forward new legislation after its Named Person proposals were declared unlawful by the UK…Continue Reading
It’s already six months since the end of John Swinney’s ‘three-month period of intense engagement’… And still no word from…Continue Reading
“Wellbeing”. What do you picture? Quite right. And that may be your view, but what about the next person? How…Continue Reading
For several years, teachers and health visitors have raised concerns about the increased workload associated with the Named Person duties….Continue Reading
Sometimes it seems like the Scottish Government has forgotten that parents have responsibility for their children. But the message from…Continue Reading
NO2NP held a national conference in Edinburgh on Monday 20th March 2017. Speakers included former SNP deputy leader Jim Sillars,…Continue Reading
Around 250 people turned out for a NO2NP special event in Edinburgh on Monday in a major rally against the…Continue Reading
"I oppose the Scottish Government's plan to assign a 'Named Person' to every child in Scotland because it undermines families and diverts resources from children who need them."