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William Lindsay: Outrage and shame are not enough.

Yesterday, it was three years since William Lindsay died, at just 16 years old in Polmont Young Offenders Institution.  William had experienced Scotland’s ‘care system’ and been let down, time after time, by the ‘system’ that was supposed to love, care and look after him ...

Fiona Duncan: One question and one question only series: What are the challenges and risks of the creation of a single National Care Service to #KeepThePromise?

At the beginning of last month, the ‘One Question and One Question only’ article in this short series about the Scottish Government consultation into the National Care Service considered the possible opportunities one single organisation could offer. The focus for this article is the challenges and risks.