Scotland’s Baby Box contains a selection of clothes, as well as every day must-haves, like a bath towel, a travel changing mat, muslin cloth squares, a bib, a digital thermometer, and books.
Expansion of Early Learning and Childcare
Public Finance Minister in the Scottish Government, Kate Forbes, announced the investment which will support the doubling of the free provision of childcare to 1140 hours from August 2020 for all 3- and 4-year olds and eligible 2-year olds
Scotland House: Is Your Business Signed Up?
Membership is available to Scottish public sector organisations with an economic development function, or private sector organisations who are currently trading, have a base in Scotland and are committed to growth.
Maree Todd: Comments On A Momentous Week Ahead
“the Scottish Parliament will be asked, in a landmark vote, to back a referendum on independence”
Maree Todd MSP Accuses Tories of Fishing Sell Out
“The Tories have sold out Scotland’s fishing communities time after time, and they are prepared to do it again.”
Scotland’s New National Investment Bank
“The Scottish National Investment Bank has the potential to transform Scotland’s society by powering innovation and building a high-tech, inclusive economy.”
Maree Todd: “The only way to stop Scotland choosing independence, is to avoid asking us.”
“The UK government’s stance on this matter is unsustainable and self-defeating”
Fully Funded Early Learning and Childcare: Orkney Enrolment Opens 20th January
From August, all three and four-year-olds, and a number of eligible two-year-olds, will be entitled to 1140 hours of early learning and childcare free of charge.
170 Baby Boxes Delivered in Orkney in 2019
Scotland’s Baby Box scheme has proved to be a huge success with 96% of prospective parents getting one for their baby.
Maree Todd: “It is time to decide our own future.”
“We will focus relentlessly on building a fairer and more prosperous country for everyone who lives here”