News and events

Dr Kate Brown presenting at research event - Photo by Dom Ennis

News

The Children's Worlds project June conference at the University of Nantes

Posted on Wednesday 26 June 2019

Results were presented from the first 22 countries participating in the 'Third wave' phase of the project.

Majority of children in care have experienced significant abuse and neglect

Posted on Thursday 20 June 2019

A joint study by researchers at the Universities of York and Stirling has found that 90% of children in Scotland who go into care when aged five or under have experienced significant abuse and neglect before they enter the care system.


Study reveals everyday technology helps fight loneliness

Posted on Friday 14 June 2019

A new report suggests that people feel less lonely when they have access to everyday technology such as a radio, television or tablet.

Bright Futures Practice Guide launched at the National Leaving Care Forum

Posted on Friday 31 May 2019

SPSW researchers with York Cares and Peer researchers share new guide.

Memorial tribute to Chris Edmondson

Posted on Friday 17 May 2019

Founder member of the SUPA group is remembered as an inspiration to staff and generations of students

Events

Upcoming events

Wed
3
Jul

Sex Work: connecting research, policy and practice

Rosie Campbell and Kate Brown will give an overview of their research along with insights into current policy, giving delegates opportunity to reflect on implications for practice.

Thu
4
Jul

Connecting People: a webinar on co-production in research

You are invited to join us for a 'Connecting People' webinar and event.

Tue
9
Jul

Co-occurring substance use and interpersonal abuse among women - responding safely

Karen will address the impact of trauma on women’s mental health and substance use

Mon
22
Jul

9th International Conference on Social Work in Health and Mental Health

The conference will be held from Monday 22 to Friday 26 July.

Wed
11
Sep

The end of the line; the impact of county lines on young people in target destinations

Prof John Pitts will outline the evolution of drug distribution in England and Wales, its impact upon youth gang crime and its effects on young people and their families