Services and support within each Local Authority, Jobcentre
Plus or Health Board area.
This resource will support the development and implementation of
Scotland's Strategy for Child Poverty. The aim is to provide a
single point of reference to assist those involved in tackling
child poverty locally throughout Scotland.
Brief overview of the guide and how to get the best out of
Introduction to Scotland's Child Poverty Strategy, and what it
means for you.
Overview of child poverty, what it involves and how local action
Examples of how other areas are approaching child poverty and
how to move from planning to implementation.
Prompts and ideas to help you influence others in your
organisation to help in the fight to tackle child poverty.
Identify the right partners you should be working with and hints
and tips for engaging with your stakeholders.
Overview of how to work effectively with outcomes and how they
can be used to improve the way you tackle child poverty.
Information on how child poverty is measured, where to find
important data and statistics and how to put together good
Prompts, checklists and challenges to get you thinking about
your own practice and how it can be made more effective.
Bank of further information and links that are useful in
tackling child poverty.