Below you will find some of Cattanach's top picks of resources we think might be useful to you. These resources cover a range of different topics, including more information on funding. We also indicate where you might go to get practical information on working with the early years, evaluation tips, the latest research on the early years and much more!

Organisation: Anna Freud Centre
Type: Learning

Anna Freud NCCF

The Anna Freud Centre's Youtube channel provides several helpful videos, including recordings of several past webinars and training events, all accessible for free.

Organisation: Children and Young People's Sommissioner for Scotland
Type: Learning

7 Golden Rules for Participation

The 7 Golden Rules for Participation are a set of principles that anyone working with children and young people can use. They inform adults what children and young people’s participation should feel like.

Organisation: Father's Network Scotland, Children's Parliament and Scottish Book Trust
Type: Information

Summer Family Adventure

This collaboration has used the Bookbug and Read, Write, Count books to inspire an activity resource pack for families in Scotland for the summer. There are different themed activities for each week of the summer.

Organisation: Anna Freud Centre
Type: Information

Early years staff wellbeing: a resource for managers and teams

This consultation produced by the Anna Freud Centre provides useful recommendations of ways in which early years workers' wellbeing can be supported.

Organisation: Alcohol, drugs and parenting: support for parents or carers concerned about their alcohol and drug use
Type: Information

NSPCC

This resource from the NSPCC provides useful information for parents and carers, as well as people supporting them, about what substance misuse is and how it can affect children. It also steers towards places people can find help with these kind of challenges.