Aberdeen Practice Model (GIRFEC)

Getting it Right for Every Child (GIRFEC) is a national approach to improving the wellbeing of children and young people. GIRFEC is based on children and young people’s rights and guides practitioners, children, young people, parents and carers to work in partnership. [gview file=”https://www.abernet.org/inclusion/wp-content/uploads/sites/15/2016/12/The-Aberdeen-Practice-Model.pdf” save=”1″]


North Lanarkshire Council have developed a GIRFEC app aimed at engaging Children and Young people in the wellbeing assessment process. This app is free and can be downloaded from the Apple App Store or Google Play Store. Feedback provided from children has been positive, highlighting how easy and fun it was to use. The app…

GIRFEC – A Learning Together Guide

Please click on the link below to access the GIRFEC Learning Together Guide. This learning together guide can be used individually at a time and place of your choosing.  However the very nature of an inclusive approach to education presupposes collaboration among teachers, colleagues who work alongside teachers in classrooms, other professionals and parents.  learning-together-guide-girfec