LEGAL LEARNING SESSION: Making legally literate placement decisions for looked-after children and young people

10/14/2020 13:30 - 14:30

Bring yourself up to speed with the latest legal developments affecting secure accommodation and the placement of children and young people in unregulated and unregistered settings.

  • Hear about the latest and most significant court decisions affecting secure accommodation placements, including Re: B [2019].
  • Learn what the implications of these cases are for social work practice.
  • Understand more about the government’s proposal to ban unregulated placements for children under 16.
  • Refresh your knowledge on councils’ duties to accommodate homeless 16 and 17-year-olds.
Please note there is a fee of £15 + VAT to reserve your place at this session if booked in advance. Places can be booked on the day of the event for £18 + VAT.

Dr Camilla Parker, independent consultant, researcher and trainer