Past events

Events 41-48 of 453

Child and adolescent health and wellbeing: working in partnership to safeguard children from sexual exploitation

Date: 16 June 2016
Location: London
Organiser: Public Policy Exchange

This interactive seminar is a unique opportunity for all professionals involved in child safeguarding to hear from UK’s leading experts about the latest developments in child sexual exploitation. By the end of the session, delegates will have gained an improved understanding that will equip them with the necessary skills and tools to protect children from CSE.

Healthy Children, Bright Futures - Addressing Key Health Issues for Under 5's

Date: 16 June 2016
Location: Grand Connaught Rooms, Holborn, London
Organiser: 4Children

Never before has children’s health been deemed a ‘national emergency’, with increasing concern that unhealthy lifestyles will lead to lower life expectancy for this generation of young people compared to previous ones. The health of young children must now be of top importance to every early years practitioner.

Prevention and Early Intervention for Children 0-5: Exploring the new public health role of local authorities

Date: 15 June 2016
Location: London
Organiser: Public Policy Exchange

This timely symposium offers an invaluable opportunity for local councils, healthcare practitioners and other key stakeholders to address key challenges emerging from the new commissioning landscape, as well as to explore what more needs to be done to achieve an integrated public health approach to the early years stage of a child’s development.

CHILDREN’S RIGHTS AND PARTICIPATION – What does it mean these days?

Date: 15 June 2016
Location: Carmarthenshire
Organiser: Children in Wales

This conference will cast a spotlight on our understanding of children’s rights and participation, what it means to children, young people, professionals and academics in Wales in 2016.  We will look at the challenges facing those who are developing participative practice, and showcase examples of innovative practice.

Effective Work with Troubled Families and Families in Trouble: How to Build Best Outcomes for Children

Date: 10 June 2016
Location: TCCR, 70 Warren Street, London, W1T 5PB
Organiser: TCCR

This conference looks at the research and policy arena that underpins the Life Chances Strategy, announced by the Prime Minister. We will also focus on what practice changes can be made to help us all respond effectively when parental couple relationships are vulnerable or broken.

Investing in Early Potential - the first 1001 days

Date: 09 June 2016
Location: Central Hall Westminster, London,
Organiser: Parent Infant Partnership (PIP) UK

PIP UK's Inaugural National Conference 2016, sponsored by the 1001 Critical Days will be an exciting opportunity to be with other changemakers developing upstream solutions for health, education and social care from across the globe.

CARE: An intervention for carers/parents with teenage children

Date: 26 May 2016
Location: Edinburgh
Organiser: Scottish Collaboration for Public Health Research & Policy

This free event presents a piece of work, funded by the Robertson Trust and conducted by the Scottish Collaboration for Public Health Research and Policy (SCPHRP), to develop an intervention for carers/parents with teenage children.

Improving the Provision of UK Adoption and Fostering Services

Date: 25 May 2016
Location: Central London
Organiser: Inside Government

The latest government figures show that there was a 24% reduction in the number of children being put forward for adoption in the year leading up to March 2015. The Prime Minister stated in November 2015 that: ‘It is a tragedy that there are still too many children waiting to be placed with a loving family.’

Events 41-48 of 453 is an online service designed to support and encourage parents and carers of children aged 5-19, with a collection of videos addressing day-to-day questions and concerns spanning wellbeing, behaviour and learning.