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  • Life story work book bundle

    Deal of the month

    Get ‘Life story work’ and ‘Digital life story work’ in a bundle deal for £20 throughout June.

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  • Emma Fincham

    Improving the future of foster care – from a new Form F to a National Fostering Strategy

    Emma Fincham reveals the changes coming to Form F to improve practice whilst arguing that wider reform of the system through a National Fostering Strategy is required to significantly improve all foster carers’ experiences.

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  • Author Paul Calder

    Where did my dinosaur go? | Foster Care Fortnight

    CoramBAAF’s Emma Fincham chats to Paul Calder and Eva Sprecher about their new children’s book 'Where did my dinosaur go?' which helps children moving away from their family to live somewhere new and learn to trust new people.

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Placing children living in the UK overseas on a Special Guardianship Order: legal and practice considerations

20 June | 10.15am - 12.30pm | Zoom
This two hour training will provide an overview of the legal and practice issues regarding special guardianship for children being placed abroad. There will then be ample time to discuss issues in overseas cases during the case study and group discussion.

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Effective supervision and reflective practice for supervising social workers

3 July | 10am - 4pm | Zoom
This course is designed to support those who have previously attended “The role of the supervising social worker in supervising and supporting foster carers” and now looking to develop their practice further.

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Introducing the Outbound Permanence Service

This webinar was designed for local authorities that may be new to the Outbound service and want to find out what we offer and hear some initial guidance on how to approach overseas placements.

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