The Scottish Women’s Convention works closely with women in Scotland
to ensure that their voices are heard as part of decision-making processes. Find out more »
Draft for Consultation: Carer's Strategy Policy Statement The Carers Strategic Policy Statement is intended to maximise the benefits from national policies and approaches to support carers (including major ongoing reforms such as implementation of the Carers (Scotland) Act and the development of new social security powers for carers).
Out of School Care in Scotland – A Draft Framework for Consultation The Scottish Government’s draft framework on Out of School Care sets out what is known about the out of school care sector in Scotland and asks questions about what the Scottish Government can do to support families in accessing high quality, flexible and affordable services which benefit children and parents and carers.
Good Work Plan: Proposals to Support Families The UK Government is seeking views on proposals to better support parents to balance work and family-life.
Where your voice is heard
Been to an SWC event? Wonder what happens next?
The SWC responds to consultations, attends meetings and Committees and speaks with MSPs, MPs and key decision makers. Your voice can make a difference. By working with women throughout Scotland, the SWC has a positive impact on where and how women’s voices are used and listened to. Find out more by clicking on the link below.