Events

Our calendar lists events of interest to people working with parents and families.

If you would like to promote your event on our website, please send us the details using our submit an event form.

Play Midlothian annual conference

Take this opportunity to watch the 'Resilience' film and hear about the increasing awareness of ACEs. Play will be referred to throughout the day as a protective factor for all children and young people.

Date: 27 October 2018

Venue: Penicuik

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Advisers training event: helping parents in employment

This training package is aimed at advisers and volunteers to equip them with skills for advising parents on in-work benefits and parental rights using case studies of working parents facing employment problems.

Date: 1 November 2018

Venue: Glasgow

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Empowering people and places: what works?

The conference will focus on what works and does not work in community empowerment and what this knowledge means for future policy and practice in Scotland.

Date: 6 November 2018

Venue: Edinburgh

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Children in Scotland annual conference 2018

Learn about and explore the challenges and opportunities facing the sector today, and meet with others from across the sector to plan improvements to your own services.

Date: 7 & 8 November 2018

Venue: Edinburgh

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From where I stand - a family perspective on substance use

Join Scottish Families Affected by Alcohol and Drugs for their AGM and hear real stories of how family life is affected by substance misuse. This event is free and open to families.

Date: 10 November 2018

Venue: Glasgow

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Supporting Young Parents: Professionals Forum 2018

Pregnancy and Parenthood in Young People Team from the Scottish Government would like to invite organisations and individuals working with young parents to the Forum for Professionals 2018. We would like to hear your views on what you think the key issues affecting young parents are today. The event will be a great opportunity to promote good practice and determine where expertise and learning can be shared.

Date: 13 November 2018

Venue: Dunfermline

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Families Outside conference 2018

The conference will look at childhood transitions and how we can work together to ensure that children of all ages are being supported inside and outside of prison.

Date: 21 November 2018

Venue: Glasgow

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PINS talks LOVE

Is there a place for love in professional relationships with children and young people? Join PINS to explore this key question.

Date: 3 December 2018

Venue: Glasgow

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Talking about tomorrow: preparing parents and carers for transition

This conference is for parents and carers in Scotland whose young people have disabilities or learning difficulties. You will find out how to improve the transition process and build your skills and confidence through practical workshops.

Date: 13 March 2018

Venue: Glasgow

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