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