Play Scotland Values and Policies

Play Scotland Values

We believe that play is a fundamental right of childhood and is central to children and young people’s wellbeing and development. Play is a fundamental and vital dimension of the pleasure of childhood, as well as an essential component of physical, social, cognitive, emotional and spiritual development.

General Comment 17, UNCRC

Play Scotland principles

  • We value all children and young people
  • We work to enable all children and young people to realise their right to play
  • We believe all children and young people should have space, time and permission to play

Play Scotland Policies