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Oxford Children’s Rights Network

The Care Experience Conference Write up from a talk at the Oxford Children’s Rights Network at the Bonavero Institute of Human Rights. Dr Cat Hugman and myself were invited by Dr Mariela Neagu, on behalf of the Oxford Children’s Rights … Continue reading

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Reflections From The Care Experience Conference

Home! After a hectic and mind blowing few days. Though the reality is more like a whirlwind two years. An idea from ‘the man that dreamed a dream’, Ian Dickson’s vision was to ‘organise a national conference for care experienced … Continue reading

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National Care Leavers Week 2018

As we head towards National Care Leavers Week (NCLW) 2018, it seems we need this awareness even more than in previous years. Earlier this week Kenny Murray, Public Affairs Coordinator for Who Cares? Scotland, had to call out the RSPCA … Continue reading

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Notes from a PhD networking event

Only connect: NAWE PhD network for postgraduates in Creative Writing held a networking event at Birkbeck last Saturday, 3rd December. The afternoon began with an introduction from Seraphima Kennedy, Programme Director for NAWE, who gave a brief overview of how … Continue reading

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Keynote Speaker #1

I recently travelled to Wales for The Consortium for Therapeutic Communities and the Glyndŵr University Conference:  “Agency – Creating Empowerment through therapeutic childcare and education.” TCTC is a membership charity which supports, promotes, develops and represents the application of therapeutic work across … Continue reading

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