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Free conference from Children in Scotland

24th November 2017, 9:30 am - 5:00 pm


The event will provide an overview of the learning that emerged from Alternative Future – a partnership project between organisations from six European countries, which aims to understand the impact of violence on children and young people and how to reduce its adverse and enduring impact.

Key Learning:

An overview of the Alternative Future project, including learning that emerged from needs assessments conducted with children and staff in residential care

Build an understanding of the reality and the needs of children in residential care – and find ways of closing gaps between the two

Access to a catalogue of support actions aimed at reducing the impact of violence and empowering children and young people in care.

About the Project:

The Alternative Future project is funded by the European Commission and financially supported in Scotland by Life Changes Trust. The Scottish Government has been an associate partner and the City of Edinburgh Council the key operational partner. Visit www.alternativefuture.eu to find out more about the project's aims and activities.


Children in Scotland
0131 313 8827


Children in Scotland
Level 1 Rosebery House
Edinburgh , EH12 5EZ United Kingdom
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0131 313 2322