The Committee will continue its consideration of early intervention policies as part of its wider work on preventative spending which formed a central part of its examination of the spending review 2011 and draft budget 2012-13.
The Committee has held a number of oral evidence sessions on early intervention:
Graham Allen MP: 28 September 2011 (465KB pdf)
Dartington Social Research Unit and Renfrewshire Children's Services: 23 November 2011 (460KB pdf)
Netherlands Youth Institute: 7 December 2011 (320KB pdf)
Birmingham City Council: 8 February 2012 (315KB pdf)
Growing Up in Scotland study: 7 March 2012 (510KB pdf)