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July 2016
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Early Years Information Pathway has been updated
The Early Years Information Pathway (EYIP), produced by NHS Health Scotland, has been updated. The EYIP is intended for Childminders, Family Nurses, Midwives, Health Visitors, Education staff and the wider early years workforce. It lists the national information resources available to professionals and how to order them to facilitate effective communication with parents and carers to improve maternal and child health outcomes. It is available free to download as a PDF and print.
SCMA awarded CYPFEIF Funding
Lloyds TSB Foundation for Scotland has today (21 July) published information about the Children, Young People, Families, Early Intervention and Adult Learning and Empowering Communities Fund. The Scottish Childminding Association is proud to be listed as one of the successful applicants of this fund.
Free Autism Spectrum Disorders event for Childminders
NHS Education for Scotland and Autism Network Scotland are inviting childminders to their ‘Autism Spectrum Disorders in Early Years’ event on Saturday 13 August in Edinburgh.
Playday 2016
​A date for your diary… Wednesday 3 August is Playday 2016!
Work with the Care Inspectorate to develop Learning Pathway
Following the recent Early Learning and Childcare Workforce Review, the Scottish Government asked the Care Inspectorate to lead a project to develop a framework for quality childminding in Scotland today.