Keeping you up to date on the progress of the Named Person scheme and the NO2NP campaign.
Leading sociologist Dr Frank Furedi (Emeritus Professor of sociology at the University of Kent) has lambasted the named person scheme…Continue Reading
The NO2NP campaign launched on 9th June 2014 in Edinburgh. Watch conference talks from Liz Smith MSP, Dr Mike Fitzpatrick,…Continue Reading
The Named Person plans could be “corrosive” to relationships between parents and children, warns sociologist and columnist Tiffany Jenkins. Writing…Continue Reading
Legal papers challenging the Scottish Government’s Named Person plans were lodged at Edinburgh’s Court of Session yesterday. There is widespread…Continue Reading
The legal challenge to stop the Scottish Government appointing a ‘state guardian’ for every child in the country up to…Continue Reading
The Named Person issue was debated extensively on BBC Sunday Politics Scotland over the weekend, with presenter Gordon Brewer putting…Continue Reading
Dr Mike Fitzpatrick, GP and author of ‘The Tyranny of Health’, warns that those behind the Named Person proposals have…Continue Reading
By Paula Murray THE Scottish Government has earmarked £40million to hire an extra 500 health visitors over the next four…Continue Reading
500 new health visitors will be recruited to deliver the Scottish Government’s controversial ‘Named Person’ plans, Health Secretary Alex Neil…Continue Reading
Over 200 people packed into one of Edinburgh’s flagship venues on Monday for the launch of the NO2NP campaign. Just…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."