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Making sense of the law: using the legislation to improve outcomes for children

24th May 2016, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm


Are you lost in the law? Struggling with statute? Perplexed by legal process? Don't panic, help is at hand.

Sign up for our popular practice exchange workshop, specially designed for everyone who needs to know the laws around looked after children, from Social Workers to Children's Panel members.

All will become clear, once you've heard from dynamic speakers including:

  • Carol Wassell, Permanence Team Consultant, CELCIS
  • Alistair Stobie, Legal Service Manager, Aberdeenshire Council
  • Nicola Harkness and Julie Paterson, Locality Reporter Managers SCRA
  • Claire Anne McFadden, Partner, JK Cameron Solicitors
  • Ruth Spence, Practice and Policy Assistant, Children’s Hearings Scotland

Last year's event sold out in advance so we're running it again, this time in Perth. 96% of delegates told us they agreed or strongly agreed the event was useful for their current job role.

Book your place today

Any questions? Contact Fiona Buggy on 0141 444 8528
or email celcis.learning@strath.ac.uk


24th May 2016
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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0141 444 8500


Royal George Hotel
Tay Street
Perth, PH1 5LD United Kingdom
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