Documents (click on the links below to read)

Children and Adolescent Mental Health Services
Final Report of the National CAMHS Review (2008)
Department for Children, Schools and Families
Statutory Guidance on Promoting the Health and Wellbeing of Looked After Children (2009)
 Healthy Child Programme: From 5-19 years old (2009)
The Childrens Plan: Building brighter futures (2009)
Healthy lives, brighter futures – The strategy for children and young people’s health (2009)
Department for Education and Skills
Every Child Matters (2003)
Making it Happen: Working together for children, young people and families (2006)
Managing Medicines in Schools and Early Years Settings (2005)
Youth Matters (2005)
Department for Education and Skills/ Department of Health
Care Matters: Time for Change (2007)
School Nurse: Practice Development Resource Pack (2006)
Looking for a School Nurse? (2006)
National Healthy Schools Status - A Guide for Schools (2005)
Department of Health
Health Visiting and School Nurse Programme: Supporting implementation of the new service offer (2012)
Working Together to Safeguard Children (2013)
National Framework for Children and Young People’s Continuing Care (2010) (PDF 560KB)
Healthy Child Programme from 5 to 19 years old (2009)
Healthy lives, brighter futures – The strategy for children and young people’s health (2009)
National Service Framework for Children, Young People and Maternity Services (2004)
The Chief Nursing Officer’s Review of the Nursing, Midwifery and Health Visiting Contribution to Vulnerable Children and Young People (2004)
Choosing Health: making healthy choices easier (2004)
Liberating the Talents (2002)
What to do if You’re Worried a Child is Being Abused (2003)
The NHS Improvement Plan: putting the people at the heart of public services (2004)
Domestic Violence: a resource manual for health care professionals (2005)
Health Survey for England: The Health of Children and Young People (2002) 
Department of Health/ Community Practitioners and Health Visiting Association
Liberating the Talents of Community Practitioners and Health Visitors (2003)
Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety: Northern Ireland
Healthy Futures: The Contribution of Health Visitors and School Nurses in Northern Ireland 2010-2015 (PDF 387KB)
HM Government
Young people's sexual health: the National Chlamydia Screening Programme. Seventh Report of Session 2009–10 (2010)
Working Together to Safeguard Children: a guide to inter-agency working to safeguard and promote the welfare of children (2006)
Foresight - Trends and drivers of obesity: A literature review for the Foresight project on obesity
National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence
Autism spectrum disorders in children and young people (2009)
Nursing and Midwifery Council
Standards of Proficiency for Specialist Community Public Health Nurses (2004)
Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain
The Handling of Medicines in Social Care 
Scottish Executive
The Early Years Framework (2009)
Sexual Offences (Scotland) Act 2009 (2009)
We can and must do better (2007)
Visible, Accessible And Integrated Care Report Of The Review Of Nursing In The Community In Scotland (2007)
Delivering a Healthy Future: An Action Framework for Children and Young People's Health in Scotland (2007)
Delivering for Mental Health (2006)
The WHO Europe Family Health Nursing Pilot in Scotland: Final Report (2006)
Delivering Care, Enabling Health: Harnessing the Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health Professions: Contribution to Implementing Delivering for Health in Scotland (2006)
Consultation Findings of Improving the Health and Nutrition of Scotland's Children: Schools (Nutrition and Health Promotion) (Scotland) Bill (2006)
Modernising Nursing Careers: Setting the Direction (2006)
Getting it Right for Every Child (2005)
Delivering for Health (2005)
Health for all children 4 - Guidance for Implementation in Scotland (2005)
Respect and Responsibility: Strategy and Action Plan for Improving Sexual Health (2005)
The Mental Health of Children and Young People: A Framework for Promotion, Prevention and Care (2005)
Sharing Information About Children at Risk: A Guide to Good Practice (2004)
Being Well, Doing Well - Scottish Health promoting Schools Unit (2004)
Protecting Children and Young People: The Charter (2004)
Protecting Children and Young People: Framework for Standards (2004)
Partnership for Care: Scotland's Health White Paper (2003)
Improving Health in Scotland - The Challenge (2003)
A Scottish framework for nursing in schools (2003)
Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network (SIGN)
Management of Attention Deficit and Hyperkinetic Disorders in Children and Young People (2009)
Scottish Legislation: Child Protection
Articles of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child, ratified by the UK Government in 1991
www.unicef.org/crc
The Age of Legal Capacity (Scotland) Act 1991
www.opsi.gov.uk/ACTS/acts1991/Ukpga_19910050_en_1.htm
The Police Act 1997 (Part V Relating to Disclosure), Protection of The Children (Scotland) Act 2003 and The Police Act 1997 (Criminal Records) (Scotland) Regulations 2006 Police Act 1997
www.opsi.gov.uk/acts/acts1997/1997050.htm
The Police Act 1997(Criminal Records) (Scotland) Regulations 2006(No.96)
www.oqps.gov.uk/legislation/ssi/ssi2006/ssi_20060096_en_2
Disclosure Scotland
www.disclosurescotland.co.uk
The Central Registered Body in Scotland (CRBS)
www.crbs.org.uk
Protection of Children (Scotland) Act 2003
www.opsi.gov.uk/legislation/scotland/acts2003/20030005.htm
The Children (Scotland) Act 1995
www.opsi.gov.uk/acts/acts1995/Ukpga_19950036_en_1.htm
The Arrangements to Look After Children (Scotland) Regulations 1996
www.opsi.gov.uk/si/si1996/Uksi_19963262_en_1.htm
The Data Protection Act 1998
www.opsi.gov.uk/ACTS/acts1998/19980029.htm
European Convention on Human Rights
Human Rights Act 1998: www.opsi.gov.uk/ACTS/acts1998/19980042.htm
Scotland Act 1998:
www.opsi.gov.uk/ACTS/acts1998/19980046.htm
The Regulation of Care (Scotland) Act 2001
www.opsi.gov.uk/legislation/scotland/acts2001/20010008.htm
The Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002
www.opsi.gov.uk/legislation/scotland/acts2002/20020013.htm
Scottish Information Commissioner
www.itspublicknowledge.info
The Education (Disability Strategies and Pupils' Educational Records) (Scotland) Act 2002 and The Pupils’ Educational Records(Scotland) Regulations 2003
www.opsi.gov.uk/legislation/scotland/acts2002/asp_20020012_en_1
The Pupils’ Educational Records (Scotland) Regulations 2003
www.opsi.gov.uk/legislation/scotland/ssi2003/20030581.htm
The Sexual Offences Act 2003
www.opsi.gov.uk/Acts/acts2003/ukpga_20030042_en_1
The Commissioner for Children and Young People (Scotland) Act 2003
www.opsi.gov.uk/legislation/scotland/acts2003/asp_20030017_en_1
The Mental Health (Care and Treatment) (Scotland) Act 2003
www.opsi.gov.uk/legislation/scotland/acts2003/asp_20030013_en_1
The Criminal Justice (Scotland) Act 2003
www.opsi.gov.uk/legislation/scotland/acts2003/20030007.htm
The Antisocial Behaviour etc. (Scotland) Act 2004
www.opsi.gov.uk/legislation/scotland/acts2004/20040008.htm
The Education (Additional Support for Learning) (Scotland) Act 2004
www.opsi.gov.uk/legislation/scotland/acts2004/20040004.htm
The Vulnerable Witnesses (Scotland) Act 2004
www.opsi.gov.uk/legislation/scotland/acts2004/asp_20040003_en_1
The Protection of Children and Prevention of Sexual Offences (Scotland) Act 2005
www.opsi.gov.uk/legislation/scotland/acts2005/asp_20050009_en_1
The Management of Offenders etc (Scotland) Act 2005
www.opsi.gov.uk/legislation/scotland/acts2005/asp_20050014_en_1
The Prohibition of Female Genital Mutilation (Scotland) Act 2005
www.opsi.gov.uk/legislation/Scotland/acts2005/asp_20050008_en_1
The Family Law (Scotland) Act 2006
www.opsi.gov.uk/legislation/scotland/acts2006/asp_20060002_en_1
The Joint Inspection of Children's Services and Inspection of Social Work Services (Scotland) Act 2006
www.opsi.gov.uk/legislation/scotland/acts2006/asp_20060003_en_1
The Joint Inspections (Scotland) Regulations 2006
www.opsi.gov.uk/legislation/scotland/ssi2006/draft/20060303.htm
Welsh Assembly Government
A Framework for a School Nursing Service for Wales (2009)