£4million is going towards training 90 educational psychologists.
UHI runs BSc nursing programmes in Inverness and Stornoway
The review would continue into the Additional Support for Learning service.
“almost a billion pounds will be invested annually to fund the huge expansion of early learning and childcare”
a total of £96,000 will be slashed from the budgets of services which directly affect children and young people with additional needs
Orkney Islands Council is to hold a series of public meetings to explain why they are making cuts to services, including those termed ‘high risk’.
“There is a duty to provide additional support for learning when any child or young person needs support for whatever reason.” (Curriculum for Excellence)
The mood was very upbeat and positive as workers explained how they support people and work together to deliver an excellent service.
“The Advanced Powerboat course is the highest level of powered vessel training offered by the Royal Yachting Association”
Orkney Rape Crisis has been running an open door event from 8th – 10th March 10am – 3pm so that you can call by and become more aware of the work they do.