Events

Listed below are the next few events in the Department of Social Policy and Social Work. You can also take a look at upcoming and previous events using the links below:

Upcoming events

Tue
4
Apr

Hard to reach or easy to ignore? Involving people with dementia in research as advisers and participants

People with dementia are often excluded from taking part in research because of perceived difficulties in consent, capacity and communication. But it doesn't have to be that way! We will explore the challenges that involving people with dementia can present, and also hear about the things that can help.

Thu
27
Apr

Identifying and Responding to Alcohol Problems in Older Adults

Explore attitudes towards alcohol misuse and older adults, identifying problems, intervening, referring, and providing treatment.

Thu
4
May

IDN Seminar: Philanthropy and international development - bridging ideas, institutions and time

This seminar will be jointly hosted by the York International Development Network, The York Management School, and the Centre for Research in Comparative and Global Social Policy

Thu
4
May

Improving outcomes for looked after children and care leavers

This seminar will provide a summary of evidence and theory relevant to improving outcomes for care leavers and looked after children. It will also offer practical solutions to improving commissioning and practice to increase the number of children and young people who experience positive outcomes.

Mon
12
Jun

Surviving and Thriving in Challenging Times: Systems-CenteredĀ® and SAVIĀ® Workshops - June, London

Four Systems-CenteredĀ® workshops for workers in private organisations, healthcare, social care. local government, voluntary sector, or to enhance personal lives, in couple, families and communities

Seebohm Rowntree Building, Department of Social Policy and Social Work, University of York