Events

Adoption England delivers conferences, webinars, workshops and practice training sessions for professionals working with children in care.

Transracial Adoption and AFDiT

Learn about the nuances around transracial matching, including a framework designed for transracial matching and decision making.

9:30 AM

11 September, 2024

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The Impact of Social media & Staying in Touch

This is the next webinar in the Culture Change Project and is focused on The Impact of Social Media and Staying in Touch. The webinars are delivered by a team of researchers from the University of East Anglia.

12:30 PM

24 September, 2024

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Family finding events & the effectiveness of direct connections

A focus on the effectiveness of family finding events and learning from activity day events with research, lived experiences and guidance.

1:00 PM

9 October, 2024

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Matching for Siblings

The session focuses on siblings birth and adopted. Learn about importance of sibling assessments specific to family finding and matching.

9:30 AM

13 November, 2024

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Key steps and considerations for family finding and matching

A focus on what contributes to good family finding and matching and/or how these tasks relate to adoption outcomes.

1:00 PM

5 December, 2024

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Preparing and supporting children to move to adoption

This session will include practice guidance of preparing and supporting children to move to adoption, inclusive of the UEA model.

9:30 AM

21 January, 2025

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Adoption support for children and families impacted by adoption

A focus on the significance of adoption support from a matching perspective.

1:00 PM

19 February, 2025

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Maintaining significant relationships to support identity needs

Hear from experts by experiences and practitioners about the significance of maintaining relationships and importance of staying in touch.

9:30 AM

11 March, 2025

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