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From Surviving to Thriving - Adoption UK Annual Conference

Adoption UK in Scotland

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Ticket available until 15 November 2016
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Event Details

From Surviving to Thriving

Our Annual Conference returns to Birmingham on Saturday 19 November 2016.

This year's event will focus on supporting the emotional development and wellbeing of adopted children and will take a look at building resilience in both parent and adoptive child.

We welcome back Dr Margot Sunderland, author and director of education and training at the Centre for Child Mental Health in London. Author and adoptive parent Sally Donovan will also be speaking, as will Professor Jonathan Green, Professor of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the University of Manchester.

 

Date:

Saturday 19 November 2016

 

Venue:

The event is taking place at a hotel not far from New Street Station. Final details sent in booking confirmation

 

Programme:

9.15am for registration. Event starts at 10am and ends at 4pm

 

Who should attend?

Adoptive parents

Pracitioners from all fields who work with adoptive parents

Foster carers and practitioners from other forms of permanence


Cancellations

If you have to cancel your place/s you will be subject to the following charges:

  • 25% of the fee for cancellation made more than six weeks prior to the event.
  • 50% of the fee for cancellation made between two and six weeks prior to the event.
  • We are unable to give refunds on cancellations made less than 13 days prior to the event or for failure to attend the event.
  • Notice of any cancellation must be made in writing.
  • Substitute participants will be accepted until the day before the event.
Do you have questions about From Surviving to Thriving - Adoption UK Annual Conference? Contact Adoption UK in Scotland

Where


Central Birmingham

Birmingham
United Kingdom

Organiser

Adoption UK in Scotland

We are a membership organisation and the only independent voluntary support service in Scotland for adoptive families and those interesting in/or considering adoption.  We provide information and support to all adopters and prospective adopters, foster carers and professionals working with adoptive families across Scotland, through a dedicated office, based in Edinburgh.  

We provide the following:

  • Free factsheets and resources around relevant topics
  • A dedicated helpline open Monday to Friday, 10am to 2.30pm, for information and advice - 0131 2012 489
  • Support groups, run by experienced adoptive parents
  • Volunteer recruitment and support
  • An Edinburgh based library of books and resources
  • Training and seminars for parents and professionals
  • Research support
  • Fundraising opportunities
  • Campaigning on behalf of adoptive families

We have a social media presents:

  • Facebook page (Adoption UK - Scotland)
  • Twitter (@AUKScot)
  • Instagram (@aukscot)

Please get in touch if we can help your family or a family you are working with scotland@adoptionuk.org.uk.

 

  Contact the Organiser

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