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

Mon
2
Jul

Child protection systems and outcomes: a comparative perspective

At this event, delegates will hear about a study involving England, Germany, and the Netherlands, which has compared child protection policies, systems and practice to understand their impact on children and families.

Wed
11
Jul

In the Shadow of the 2008 Crisis: Social Policy Ten Years On - SPA Annual Conference 2018

We are delighted to be hosting the 2018 Social Policy Association (SPA) Annual Conference at the University of York. The city of York has a social investigative heritage that has profoundly influenced the shape of Social Policy in the UK and beyond. We hope that our 2018 conference will provide continuing inspiration for analysis and debate.

Fri
13
Jul

Improving outcomes for looked after children using evidence based practice and commissioning

This all-day workshop will present findings from action research which provide important messages for commissioners, practitioners and providers of services for looked after children.

Sun
16
Sep

Systems-centered Training Week: A practical approach to change

The annual training week in York is well–established and offers five parallel courses to meet participants’ developing requirements.

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