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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-07251: Tavish Scott (Shetland Islands)

Scottish Liberal Democrats

Date lodged: 15 February 2017

To ask the Scottish Government what discussions it has had with local authorities regarding the provision of therapeutic support for adoptive families.

Answered by: Mark McDonald 7 March 2017

Our Permanence And Care Excellence (PACE) programme is working in a number of local authority areas to determine how outcomes for Looked After Children can be improved. The issue of therapeutic support forms part of the discussions in these areas.