11. December 2018 - 16:30 till 19:00
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Compass Seminar Two: Children, Families and Poverty | Brooks Building, Manchester Metropolitan University | Tuesday, 11. December 2018

Children, Families and Poverty.
Join us for the second instalment of our Compass Social Care and Social Work seminar series.
Agenda:
4:30 pm - Introduction
4.40 - 5.40 pm - Keynote Speakers:


Professor Brid Featherstone (University of Huddersfield) providing research expertise in Family Support, Farthers and Reforming Child Protection.


Policy Speaker (TBC)


Sinead O'Conner (CEO from Cheetham Hill Advice Centre and facilitator of the Manchester Poverty Truth Commission) discussing the implications on practice.


5.40pm - Q & A
5.55pm - Close
There are currently 4.5 million UK children living in poverty. In the festive spirit, we are raising donations by requesting items such as non-perishable food and toiletries on the day to help those in need. Please feel free to bring something along to donate! Every little helps! Thank you.