A Child-Centred System

Friday 25 November 2011, 9.30AM to 15:30

Speaker(s): Pete Dwyer, Director of Adults, Children and Education for City of York Council; Nick Frost, Professor of Social Work, Leeds Metropolitan University; Kate Morris, Associate Professor in Social Work, University of Nottingham; Harriet Ward, Professor of Child and Family Research, Loughborough University;

MRC Conference 25 Nov 2011 flyer (MS Word , 86kb) 

This conference will draw on findings from recent research in the context of the recommendations of the Munro Review, and provide opportunities to engage in discussion around the implications for practice.

Topics to be covered on the day include:

  • Munro recommendations and the Government response
  • Child injury and safeguarding
  • Family engagement in care and protection
  • The role of Local Safeguarding Children Boards
  • Evidence-based practice

Location: York

Admission: see flyer

Email: jane.phythian@york.ac.uk

Telephone: 01904 321237