Children and poverty

This feature looks at poverty and the risks and affects on children and young people, including care experienced young people.

Bruce Adamson, the Children and Young People’s Commissioner Scotland, says the most pressing issues for the Scottish Government are tackling systemic poverty, recovering from the Covid-19 pandemic, and vastly improving mental health services.  

Project dates

07 Jan 2021 - 30 Dec 2022


General advice/information


(for further information)

Emma Allen
Virtual Head Teacher (Care Experienced Young People)
01467 535395