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CARDIFF - 4th December 2017 (10.00 - 2.00)
RHYL - 17th January 2018 (10.00 - 2.00)
AFA Cymru is in the process of drafting the IRO practice standards / good practice guidance for Welsh Government. As part of its consultation process it is holding two workshops, one in the South and one in the North, for Child Care Practitioners, in order to capture the child's social worker's perspective on the role of the IRO.
To book your place see attached booking form.
Workshop for the Panel Administrator
WHEN - 8th December
WHERE - Cardiff
This workshop will provide participants with:
• Information about the legal, policy and practice responsibilities of Fostering & Adoption panels
• An understanding of the role of the minute taker
• Clarity about the purpose and content of minutes
• An opportunity to practice different approaches to the minute taking task
Cardiff University and St David’s Children Society have partnered for a project aiming to strengthen adoption services.
Meeting a distinct need identified by the National Adoption Service, experts will support St David’s with a new recruitment strategy for adoptive parents for harder to place children. This includes children over four years old, brothers and sisters, and those with complex needs or medical uncertainty.
Open link to read full article on the Cardiff University’s website.
We offer advice to members of the public and professionals.
02920 761155 or 01745 336336
AFA Cymru, c/o Children in Wales, 25 Windsor Place, CARDIFF CF10 3BZ
AFA Cymru, W2 Morfa Clwyd Business Centre, 84 Marsh Road, Rhyl, Denbighshire, LL18 2AF
In September 2015, The Association of Fostering and Adoption (AFA) Cymru was formed. Whilst its day to day operational services of training, consultancy, professional advice and information are delivered independently of St. David’s, it is by law governed by St. David’s Children Society under the terms of its charitable status.
St. David's Children Society is a registered charity (Registration No: 509163). A Company limited by Guarantee (Registered Cardiff 1546688).
Registered Office: St. David’s Children Society, 28 Park Place, Cardiff CF10 3BA.
The Association for Fostering and Adoption Cymru (AFA Cymru) is a Welsh charity that promotes good practice across the breadth of permanency planning for children and young people. It also offers advice, training and consultancy to professionals and members of the public to support best practice.