Past events

Events 57-64 of 473

Education for all: looking beyond the classroom

Date: 10 November 2016
Location: London
Organiser: Understanding Society, the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Understanding Society will be hosting a topical debate which discusses the latest issues facing education and skills. 

Children's mental health and wellbeing - integrating services, improving provision and the role of schools

Date: 11 October 2016
Location: Central London
Organiser: Westminster Education Forum

With Government’s plans to spend £1.25 billion on improving children’s mental health services over the next 5 years, this conference will bring together key stakeholders and policymakers to discuss priorities for children’s mental health - including measures to improve provision, commissioning and delivery.

Parenting and Personhood: Cross-cultural perspectives on family-life, expertise, and risk management

Date: 23 June 2016
Location: Canterbury
Organiser: Centre for Parenting Culture Studies

This two-day conference is organised by Centre for Parenting Culture Studies, and the project ‘Parenting Cultures and Risk Management in Plural Norway’ (ParCul), Uni Research Rokkansenteret (Norway).

The Digitally Savvy Leader

Date: 17 June 2016
Location: NPC, 185 Park Street, London, SE1 9BL
Organiser: New Philanthropy Capital (NPC)

A one day workshop which demystifies the digital world and enables participants to understand their own digital presence, impact and responsibilities

Child and adolescent health and wellbeing: working in partnership to safeguard children from sexual exploitation

Date: 16 June 2016
Location: London
Organiser: Public Policy Exchange

This interactive seminar is a unique opportunity for all professionals involved in child safeguarding to hear from UK’s leading experts about the latest developments in child sexual exploitation. By the end of the session, delegates will have gained an improved understanding that will equip them with the necessary skills and tools to protect children from CSE.

Healthy Children, Bright Futures - Addressing Key Health Issues for Under 5's

Date: 16 June 2016
Location: Grand Connaught Rooms, Holborn, London
Organiser: 4Children

Never before has children’s health been deemed a ‘national emergency’, with increasing concern that unhealthy lifestyles will lead to lower life expectancy for this generation of young people compared to previous ones. The health of young children must now be of top importance to every early years practitioner.

CHILDREN’S RIGHTS AND PARTICIPATION – What does it mean these days?

Date: 15 June 2016
Location: Carmarthenshire
Organiser: Children in Wales

This conference will cast a spotlight on our understanding of children’s rights and participation, what it means to children, young people, professionals and academics in Wales in 2016.  We will look at the challenges facing those who are developing participative practice, and showcase examples of innovative practice.

Prevention and Early Intervention for Children 0-5: Exploring the new public health role of local authorities

Date: 15 June 2016
Location: London
Organiser: Public Policy Exchange

This timely symposium offers an invaluable opportunity for local councils, healthcare practitioners and other key stakeholders to address key challenges emerging from the new commissioning landscape, as well as to explore what more needs to be done to achieve an integrated public health approach to the early years stage of a child’s development.

Events 57-64 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.