Childhood Adversity - Let’s take action

Childhood Adversity - Let’s take action

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06.03.2019 - 15:50

Conference March 2019

 “Childhood Adversity - Let’s take action”

Home Link Family Support would like to invite you to ½ day conference,

7 March 2019

Please come and join us to hear about and develop a city-wide approach to trauma informed practice in Edinburgh.

We welcome a keynote address from Maree Todd, Minister for Children and Young People.

Guest speakers include: 

  • Cheryl Brown, CEO of Midlothian Sure Start, presenting her research finding on Early Years Trauma Informed practice from Australia and US.
  • We shall hear from a service user of Home Link Family Support, about her experience of trying to overcome generational adversity.
  • We shall also have speakers from City of Edinburgh Council, sharing their vision about addressing adversity.

After the presentations we will invite you to participate in round table discussions for each locality lead by key panel members.

On the 7th of March 2019, 08.45-12.30, at the Faith Mission, Gilmerton, Edinburgh.

 Open to the public.  Tickets £15

Registration via Eventbrite https://www.eventbrite.com/e/childhood-adversity-lets-take-action-tickets-53722452301