Commitment to citizens explained in concise document

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An aspirational report which reaffirms Aberdeen City Council’s commitment to its citizens is now available in a summarised format to encourage people of all ages to find out more. Launched in 2016, the Local Outcome Improvement Plan (LOIP) 2016-2026 identifies how Community Planning Aberdeen – a multi-agency partnership – will work together to ensure Aberdeen […]

Fernielea School earns national online safety award

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Fernielea School has been awarded an internet safety award from national body, Digital Schools Awards Scotland. The city primary school received the Special Recognition Badge for Cyber Resilience and Internet Safety (CR-IS) which is recognised by Education Scotland and supported by the Scottish Government’s Child Protection Unit and Police Scotland. The report which summarised the […]

Aberdeen City Council to consult with parents and carers over Early Learning and Childcare expansion plans

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Aberdeen City Council will be consulting and engaging with parents, carers and prospective parents over the summer as the city gears up to deliver extended early learning and childcare entitlements. An information document has been produced and distributed by the council’s Early Years’ team to brief and update parents on plans for the city-wide delivery […]

Early Learning and Childcare Academy launches quality award scheme for North East Scotland

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The Early Learning and Childcare (ELC) Academy Scotland has launched a new quality awards scheme recognising good practice in early learning and childcare settings across the North East of Scotland. At the heart of the awards is the need for innovative, collaborative and quality early years services being offered to families in Aberdeen City, Aberdeenshire […]

Public urged to keep Eyes Open for children at risk

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Everyone in Aberdeen is being encouraged to keep their Eyes Open for children at risk during the school holidays. As Aberdeen City schools prepare to ring the end of term bell for the holidays, a national child protection organisation is urging everyone to be extra observant to help protect potentially vulnerable children while school’s out […]