Our Current Work

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Corporate Plan

You can find out more about our current work by reading this year’s Business Plan and our 2017/20 Corporate Plan. This outlines our planned work. 

Throughout the year there are also emerging issues that we may consider. 


The outworking of our Corporate Plan is done through our eight High Level Corporate Objectives (HLCOs).


There are a number of priority areas that are the focus of our work – these include: Reducing Child Poverty, Educational Inequality, and Mental Health and Well-being.

Government Departments

There are five key government departments that affect the lives of children and young people in many ways. We work with these department, to advise on their policies, legislation and services for children and young people. They are: