Missing Out - Young Runaways in Scotland

Date: 1st January 2002
Category: Basic Health and Welfare, Family Environment and Alternative Care
Author: Aberlour Child Care Trust

The circumstances and experiences of young people under the age of 16 who run away or are forced to leave their homes has been the subject of increased concern in recent years.

This report attempts to further our understanding of this phenomenon by presenting the findings from a largescale investigation into running away in Scotland.