Workshops

Event Date Location Summary
The 'What', 'Why' and 'How' of Life Journey Work Monday 28 January 2019 Rhyl Explore the purpose and components of LJW and how to approach this with children and young people. (Referring to the National Adoption Service Good Practice Guide for LJW).
New Fostering Regulations and Implications for Practice Monday 11 February 2019 Rhyl Introduce the regulatory changes, statutory guidance and code of practice and consider their impact on practice.
Fostering Panel Training Wednesday 13 February 2019 Cardiff Introduce the regulatory changes, statutory guidance and code of practice and consider the impact on practice
Fostering Panel Training Monday 18 February 2019 Rhyl Introduce the regulatory changes, statutory guidance and code of practice and consider the impact on practice
New Fostering Regulations and Implications for Practice Wednesday 20 February 2019 Cardiff Introduce the regulatory changes, statutory guidance and code of practice and consider their impact on practice
New Adoption Regulations and Implications for Practice Monday 04 March 2019 Rhyl Introduce the regulatory changes, statutory guidance and code of practice and consider the impact on policy and practice
New Adoption Regulations and Implications for Practice Thursday 07 March 2019 Cardiff Introduce the regulatory changes, statutory guidance and code of practice and consider the impact on policy and practice
Domestic Abuse - A child's perspective Tuesday 19 March 2019 Cardiff Develop an understanding of the impact of domestic abuse on the adult and the child with practical ideas for support.
The 'What', 'Why' and 'How' of Life Journey Work Friday 22 March 2019 Cardiff Explore the purpose and components of LJW and how to approach this with children and young people. (Referring to the National Adoption Service Good Practice Guide for LJW).
Effective Analysis in Parenting Capacity Assessments Friday 05 April 2019 Cardiff Effective analysis is critical when undertaking parenting capacity assessments. Explore relevant tools and consider key themes emerging from Child Practice Reviews.

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Who we are

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.  

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