The Scottish Liberal Democrats have called for a review of whether equality laws should be extended to include young people with experience of the care system.
Children with links to the care system will be given the chance to attend independent and state boarding schools, the Department for Education announced.
An Angus woman haunted by childhood abuse has broken her silence in a bid to save lives.
A new £1 million mentoring scheme was launched in Dundee on Tuesday evening aimed at boosting the life chances of secondary-school-aged young people who are vulnerable or have experienced care.
The astonishing decades-long quest by a Dundee man to reunite his family of 17 siblings will be told in a BBC Scotland programme. Michael Alexander reports.
As Volunteers Week begins, Michael Alexander visits a unique Scottish charity in north Fife which is trying to prevent siblings who are put into care from becoming estranged.