Go Outdoors! Guidance and Good Practice on Encouraging Outdoor Activities in Residential Child Care

Maire McCormack, Peter Cornall, Gavin Howat, Matthew Young, Marjory Booth, Liz Lafferty, Alison Gough, Irene Stevens, Ian Milligan

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This resource is a fantastic tool for managers of residential services or individual residential practitioners. It's also ideal for local authority outdoor education staff. It promotes the right of young people living in a residential setting, to be allowed to participate in everyday activities like riding a bike, while allowing managers to carry out their duty of care safely and responsibly.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationGlasgow
Number of pages18
Publication statusPublished - 2010


  • residential care
  • outdoor activities for children
  • young people
  • risk-averse practices

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