Past events

Events 25-32 of 473

Young Runaways and Missing Children: Enhancing Prevention, Protection and Provision in Every Local Area

Date: 19 September 2017
Location: London
Organiser: Public Policy Exchange

This symposium will offer lead members for children’s services, police forces, housing providers, third sector representatives, health, social care and education professionals with a timely and invaluable opportunity to strengthen strategies for reducing the number of runaway and missing children, minimising the risk of harm, and providing children and families with adequate guidance and support. It will also provide police forces and local authorities with a platform to share best practice on risk assessment and ongoing safeguarding work. 

1st Annual UK Maternal Mental Health Alliance Conference

Date: 13 September 2017
Location: London
Organiser: Maternal Mental Health Alliance

Join practitioners, service users and academics to explore how a whole-family approach can break the intergenerational cycle of mental health problems.

Look who's talking: Improving communication skills to support and engage children and families

Date: 13 September 2017
Location: Glasgow
Organiser: Children in Scotland

This conference will help you explore your personal and professional communication style(s) and will focus on how to communicate and respond effectively and appropriately with children, young people and their families. 

Improving mental health in schools- what does research tell us?

Date: 12 September 2017
Location: Reading
Organiser: University of Reading

This one day conference brings together high-profile experts from various disciplines and young people who have experienced mental health problems themselves to offer the latest evidence-based advice on how to address mental health in schools, and the best methods to achieve this. Given the vast number of policy initiatives and programmes being developed for use in schools, it is critical that schools know what they should be doing on the basis of the research evidence and where funding should be directed.

Enhancing parental capacity: taking action to support Scotland's families

Date: 29 August 2017
Location: Edinburgh
Organiser: Parenting Across Scotland

This event will explore how practitioners can assess parental capacity and share how we can help develop parenting skills to support vulnerable families and ensure all children have the best start in life.

SEN Conference

Date: 30 July 2017
Location: Belfast
Organiser: CCEA-Curriculum

CCEA are hosting a one day conference on Wednesday 30th August 2017 at Stranmillis University College, Belfast highlighting how creativity and aspirational thinking can enhance classroom practice within special educational needs schools. 

Access to education for migrant children

Date: 13 July 2017
Location: London
Organiser: Coram Children's Legal Centre

This free training session is designed to give an overview of legal entitlements and issues surrounding access to education for children and young people who are within the immigration or asylum systems.

Preventing Further Poverty in the UK

Date: 12 July 2017
Location: London
Organiser: Public Policy Exchange

This timely symposium will provide practitioners across local authorities, social services, welfare and the housing sector with an invaluable opportunity to come together and share best practice on ways to support families living on the edge and consider what can be done to gain long-term financial security.


Events 25-32 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.