Families Outside National Conference 2018

Families Outside National Conference 2018
“What about me?” Support for young people affected by imprisonment

Date: 9:30am – 4:00pm on Wednesday 21st November at the

Venue: Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow

Please click here to reserve your space or click on the link at the bottom of this email.

Chaired my Bruce Adamson, Children & Young People’s Commissioner for Scotland, the conference will look at the support available for children and young people affected by imprisonment as they grow older, from primary school through their teenage years.  Speakers for the day will be:

Hamza Yousaf MSP Cabinet Secretary for Justice
Professor Tony Long Professor of Child & Family Health, Uni. of Salford
Juliet Harris Director, Together Scotland
Dr Lorna Brooks Senior Lecturer, Liverpool John Moores University
Maria Sennonds Lead Family Worker, Children Heard and Seen

Delegates will have a chance to join a range of workshops which will explore what initiatives and activities are already being delivered for young people and what more can be done to support them in the future.