Information leaflets for children and families

Publications and links Leaflets Legislation Support Helplines Child Protection Committee Guidance and Protocols 

We have a number of publications and leaflets on Child Protection which are available for you to download.

The law has changed on legal highs - this leaflet explains the changes and how legal they really are.

The Argyll & Bute CPC has prepared a leaflet on information for Service Providers

Are you looking after someone else's child (pdf 133KB), Scottish Government leaflet on private fostering.

Information for Families living in Scotland (pdf 484KB), an Argyll & Bute CPC publication that tells you about Scotland's laws on protecting and caring for children and young people.

Gaelic version, Polish version, Punjabi version, Hindu version, Cantonese version, Urdu version

Exclusion Order, this leaflet is designed to give you advice if an Exclusion Order is necessary for the protection of your child.

Child Assessment Order, this leaflet is designed to give you information and advice if your child is subject to a Child Assessment Order.

Parents Guide to Alcohol, highlighting help lines available.

Is someone you care about misusing drugs - Scottish Families Affected by Drugs leaflet and poster

Protecting Children, an Argyll & Bute CPC leaflet.

Handle with Care is an NSPCC guide to keeping your baby safe.

Keeping Children SafeWhat We All Need To Know To Protect Our Children, produced by ACPOS (Association of Chief Police Officers in Scotland) and published by the Scottish Government.

Keeping Children Safe Preventing abuse among young children and young people, produced by ACPOS (Association of Chief Police Officers in Scotland) and published by the Scottish Government.

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