Keeping you up to date on the progress of the Named Person scheme and the NO2NP campaign.
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
With the Government stubbornly ploughing ahead with a much more limited form of the Named Person scheme and much confusion…Continue Reading
Deputy First Minister John Swinney announced yet further delays to the Named Person scheme in a statement to the Scottish…Continue Reading
SCOTTISH GOVERNMENT CLAIM: Ever since they lost in the Supreme Court the Scottish Govt has been trying to downplay the…Continue Reading
SCOTTISH GOVERNMENT CLAIM: “Since the judgement, we have undertaken an intensive period of engagement with children, young people, parents, carers,…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."