The Edinburgh Children’s Partnership

Edinburgh’s children and young people enjoy their childhood and achieve their potential.

The Edinburgh Children’s Partnership directs the strategic planning, development and delivery of children and young people’s services on behalf of the Edinburgh Partnership. It is responsible for the delivery of the Children’s Services Plan and reports annually to the board on the plan’s progress.

The Edinburgh Children’s Partnership has its own governance arrangements and is chaired by the Executive Director of Communities and Families, City of Edinburgh Council. Membership includes:

  • City of Edinburgh Council
  • Lothian Association of Youth Clubs
  • Circle
  • Barnardo’s
  • Edinburgh Voluntary Organisations’ Council
  • Children 1st
  • NHS Lothian
  • Edinburgh Leisure
  • Edinburgh College
  • Police Scotland
  • Scottish Children’s Reporter Association
  • Health Opportunities Team