Past events

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Troubled Families: Origins, evaluation and policy context

Date: 20 January 2017
Location: London
Organiser: Centre for Crime and Justice Studies

The Troubled Families Programme has recently been subject to Parliamentary and media debate. This event aims to take stock of the Programme's fortunes.

Improving mental health provision in Northern Ireland: prevention, treatment and developments in care

Date: 17 January 2017
Location: Northern Ireland
Organiser: Policy Forum for Northern Ireland

Timed to follow the Department for Health’s ongoing review of the Bamford Review of Mental Health and Learning Disability - and with the Minister for Health identifying mental health as a key priority for the forthcoming mandate and pledging to be a ‘mental health champion’ - this timely seminar will assess mental health provision in Northern Ireland.

The changing landscape for children’s services - accountability, best practice and opportunities for innovation

Date: 29 November 2016
Location: London
Organiser: Westminster Education Forum

Bringing together policymakers and key stakeholders, delegates at this seminar will consider the future for children’s services - bringing out latest thinking on best practice, collaboration and innovation.

Early years evidence seminar

Date: 16 November 2016
Location: Central London
Organiser: Early Intervention Foundation

EIF are holding a series of Evidence Seminars across England to set out the findings of ‘Foundations for Life’, EIF’s review of what works to support parent child interaction in the early years.

Tackling health inequalities - devolution, integration and new models of care

Date: 15 November 2016
Location: Central London
Organiser: Westminster Social Policy Forum

In light of the Government’s commitment to increased health devolution in England, this timely seminar will bring together policymakers and healthcare professionals to discuss next steps for tackling health inequalities affecting sections of the community and individual communities themselves.

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).

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