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Mental health approach that is ‘letting down a generation’ needs to change

Responding to the Children, Young People and Education Committee’s report on improving mental health services, Prof Sally Holland, Children’s Commissioner […]

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Disabled children’s voices missing from accessibility planning

There is over reliance on individual schools to plan for the needs of pupils with physical disabilities and not enough […]

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Commissioner responds to Home Education announcement

Responding to Government’s recent home education announcement, the Children’s Commissioner for Wales said: “In calling for more statutory regulation of […]

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Commissioner: ‘Let’s provide children with the same protection in the law as adults’

Responding to the Welsh Government’s legislative proposal to remove the defence of reasonable punishment, Sally Holland, Children’s Commissioner for Wales, […]

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UK Children’s Commissioners’ joint letter to Chancellor

UK children’s commissioners’ plea to Chancellor to reverse changes to benefits and tax credits system ahead of Autumn budget statement […]

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ENOC members highlight potential impact of Brexit on children’s rights

A letter from the European Network of Ombudspersons for Children (ENOC), co-signed by The Children’s Commissioner for Wales, the other […]

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Commissioner urges Welsh Government to rethink its childcare policy

Every three and four year old in Wales should have the same opportunities to receive high quality free child care, […]

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Experiences of bullying highlighted in new report

Children’s Commissioner shines a light on children and young people’s experiences of bullying in Wales and calls for a radical […]

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Commissioner responds to Macur review

In response to the findings of the 'Macur Review', the Children's Commissioner for Wales, Sally Holland, stressed that the voices and experiences of victims should play a key role in informing governments' and statutory services' responses in this area.

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