Exclusively for members, The Fostering Network conferences are a series of regional and country conferences providing foster carers and fostering services with the opportunity to explore local, regional and national issues in fostering.
10.00 Chairs’ welcome and overview of the day - Nicola Clemo, Director of Operations, The Fostering Network
10.15 Practice support to fostering services - Kim Harris, Practice Support Consultant, The Fostering Network
10.50 Improving the Educational Outcomes for Children Living in Foster Care - David Berridge, Professor of Child and Family Welfare, University of Bristol and Nikki Luke, Research Fellow, Rees Centre, University of Oxford
11.45 Keep Connected - Vicki Swain, Campaigns Manager, The Fostering Network
13.20 State of the Nation 2018 - Vicki Swain, Campaigns Manager, The Fostering Network
13.40 Strategic plan roundtable - Darren Harman-Page, Vice President, The Fostering Network
14.35 Local Showcase TBC
15.10 Summary and closing remarks - Nicola Clemo, Director of Operations, The Fostering Network
Tickets for fostering service staff are £46 plus VAT or £115 plus VAT for a group of three.
Tickets for foster carers are discounted to £30 plus VAT. Tickets are available for members only.