Past events

Events 73-80 of 473

Next steps for early years - extending provision, building capacity and developing the workforce

Date: 19 April 2016
Location: 61 Whitehall, London SW1A 2ET
Organiser: Westminster Education Forum

Bringing together key policymakers and stakeholders, including local authorities, primary schools and childcare providers, this timely conference will examine key issues for the implementation of Government’s Childcare Bill, shortly after it is expected to gain Royal assent. 

Children & Young People's Mental Health: Creating a Comprehensive Approach

Date: 14 April 2016
Location: Central London
Organiser: Policy UK

Set to take place a year after the release of the Children and Young People’s Mental Health Taskforce’s ‘Future in Mind’ report, this forum will examine and discuss the challenges ahead in delivering effective and compassionate mental health services for children and young people. 

Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation: Prevention and Treatment

Date: 18 March 2016
Location: Central London
Organiser: Children and Young People Now

With Child Sexual Abuse (CSA) now classified as a “national threat”, the onus is on all professionals working with children and young people to be alert to young victims, perpetrators and those at risk of abuse and exploitation. 

Next steps for children in care

Date: 24 February 2016
Location: London
Organiser: Westminster Education Forum

Reforming and regionalising adoption, new standards for children’s homes and strengthening support for care leavers. 

Child and Adolescent Mental Health and Well-being: Working in Partnership to Transform Service Delivery

Date: 17 February 2016
Location: Central London
Organiser: Public Policy Exchange

This timely symposium provides an invaluable opportunity to discuss the findings, recommendations and aspirations of the Children and Young People’s Mental Health and Wellbeing Taskforce, and to explore how to strengthen cross-sector partnership working to transform CAMH services. 

Children in Wales Early Years & Child Accident Prevention seminar

Date: 03 February 2016
Location: Cardiff
Organiser: Children in Wales

Following Children in Wales’ successful Parenting conference in October 2015, and in response to feedback from participants, we are organising a series of follow-on seminars for 2016. 

Breaking the Cycle of Despair: The Next Steps to Turn Around 'Troubled Families'

Date: 02 February 2016
Location: Central London
Organiser: Public Policy Exchange

This timely symposium offers an invaluable opportunity for practitioners across the social services, police, health, education, welfare and housing sectors to examine how to effectively expand the Troubled Families programme locally in order to successfully transform the lives of the most ‘troubled’ families and those at risk of reaching crisis point.

Mental Health and Well-being: Contested Boundaries

Date: 01 February 2016
Location: Cumberland Lodge, Windsor
Organiser: Cumberland Lodge

The role of well-being in public mental health is a subject that is being discussed widely in academic, policy and clinical circles, but there is concern that these discussions have become more of a mantra within policy making rather than an evidence-based reality.

Events 73-80 of 473 is an online service designed to support and encourage parents and carers of children aged 5-19, with a collection of videos addressing day-to-day questions and concerns spanning wellbeing, behaviour and learning.