News - 2013

October 2013
New Report - Impact of Disability Growing Up in Scotland
October 2013
Action for Sick Children Scotland - Parental Access and Family Facilities Survey Report
Action for Sick Children Scotland (ASCS) 2012-13 Parental Access and Family Facilities Survey of NHS Scottish hospitals admitting paediatric patients
August 2013
For Scotland's Disabled Children Parents and Carers survey results
July 2013
Codeine in Paediatric Practice: Updated Information for Health Professionals
Update on restricted use in children and adolescents because of reports of morphine toxicity.
July 2013
Join the Alliance children, young people and families group
May 2013
Family Fund Take a Break - Short Breaks Fund reopen
The take a Break scheme, which provides much-needed short breaks for Scottish families caring for disabled children, has re-opened for a third round after receiving further funding from the Scottish government. Applications welcome from 29 May 2013
May 2013
CEN and PAMIS Workshops for Professionals on Guardianship, Incapacity Law and Medical Treatment
When young people reach the age of 16 they are considered to be an adult. This means the rules on consent to medical treatment change. This event will be held in Inverness on the 26 June 2013.
April 2013
Community Health Studies
Course Children’s Community Nursing, District Nursing, Learning Disability Nursing and Practice Nursing (MSc / PgD / BSc (Hons) more information on this distance learning programme from Wales
February 2013
Parenting children and young people with complex needs
CEN, Claire Edwards and NHS Highland are working closely together to look at the challenges and opportunities of parenting children with complex needs as well as the parenting support for the families.
February 2013
Emotional Impact of Tube Feeding - Project Evaluation Report
Following the launch of our Emotional Impact of Tube Feeding DVD and leaflet in 2010, we have surveyed families of children who started tube feeding in 2010 and onwards to assess whether they received emotional support.

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