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  • Changes to our website

    Noticed some changes to our website? We are thrilled to launch our new site. Rebranded to improve your experience and better reflect our identity as an organisation.

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  • Episode 21 | The impact of the online world on the mental health

    We are excited to share the latest addition to our resources aimed at supporting practitioners to work with children and young people and their online life. Dive into the latest podcast episode, where Dr Vicky Walker and Jane Poore explore the impact of the online world on the mental health.

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  • 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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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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