There is information specifically for children and young people, as well as parents/carers, victims and partners. Please browse the leaflets below for more information.
Information for Children and Young People
This leaflet is aimed at children 11 years and under going to a Hearing.
Information for Children (612 kb)
This leaflet is aimed at young people aged 12 and over going to a Hearing.
Information for Young People (1693 kb)
This leaflet explains to children and young people what happens when a Supervision Requirement is made at a children's hearing.
Supervision Requirement leaflet (286 kb)
This flyer provides information for children and young people about their rights in the Hearings System.
Your Rights flyer (132 kb)
This flyer provides information for young people who may have to go to court as part of their Children's Hearings proceedings.
Going to Court flyer (93 kb)
This flyer explains what Secure Accommodation is and what it means when a children's hearing makes this decision.
Secure Accommodation flyer (109 kb)
This cartoon booklet tells the story of sister and brother, Chloe and Billy, going to a Hearing for the first time.
Going to a Children's Hearing (1046 kb)
Information for Partners
A leaflet explaining how the Children’s Hearings System works, SCRA’s role and some key facts about the number of referrals received in 2009/10.How it Works (175 kb)
SCRA Briefing Pack
SCRA’s Briefing Pack is a suite of Fact Sheets that cover a wide range of subjects from Child Protection to Youth Offending. Each Fact Sheet contains facts, figures and information about the relevant subject. Please click on the links below to access each Briefing Sheet.
The Children's Hearings System Fact Sheet (216 kb)
Children Referred to the Reporter Fact Sheet (185 kb)
3. Child Protection
Child Protection Fact Sheet (194 kb)
High Risk Young Offenders Fact Sheet (187 kb)
Victims of Youth Crime Fact Sheet (185 kb)
Child Deprivation Fact Sheet (228 kb)
Alcohol and Drugs Fact Sheet (154 kb)
Early Intervention GIRFEC Fact Sheet (165 kb)
Mental Health Fact Sheet (186 kb)
Secure Care Fact Sheet (209 kb)
Youth Offending Fact Sheet (211 kb)
Early Years Fact Sheet (253 kb)
Information for Victims
Step-by-step information about the Children’s Hearings System for victims of youth crime.Victims of Youth Crime Leaflet (282 kb)
Advice on where to get helpful information and advice if you have been affected by a crime committed by a young person.Information for Victims of Youth Crime Leaflet (176 kb)