What Works in Parenting Support? Innovation and Quality in Practice

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Nottingham Trent University and Nottinghamshire County Council present this unique conference exploring what works in parenting support. This workshop opportunity will address the key themes of: Innovative Collaboration Between Local Authorities and Academia; Delivering Evidence Based Parenting Support for Families; Local and National Good Practice in Parenting Support.

  • From: Tuesday 19 April 2016, 9.30 am
  • To: Tuesday 19 April 2016, 2 pm
  • Location: Newton building, Nottingham Conference Centre, Nottingham Trent University, City Campus, Burton Street, Nottingham, NG1 4BU

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Event details

Nottingham Trent University and Nottinghamshire County Council present this unique conference exploring what works in parenting support. Leon Feinstein, Director of the Early Intervention Foundation, will deliver the keynote speech on the work of the EIF, its Guidebook of evidence, and parenting support. The conference will also showcase the innovative work and impact of the Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) project between the Council and the University.

The event will be an opportunity for local authorities, managers, policy makers, practitioners and researchers to come together to share best practice and good quality evidence on parenting support.

Who should attend?

We welcome interested attendees from a range of settings, including academics, policy makers, managers and practitioners, consultants, and voluntary organisations. This conference is a chance to explore good quality theory and practice in parenting support, and to create opportunities for future collaboration and innovation.

Programme

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10 am - 10.20 am

Introduction

Nottinghamshire Country Council and Nottingham Trent University

10.20 am - 11.15am
(inc. 15 min questions and answers)

Keynote speech

Leon Feinstein – Director of the Early Intervention Foundation

11.15 am -11.35 am

Refreshments

 

11.35 am - 12.05 pm

Overview of the KTP project –
Details innovative collaboration in a project between Nottingham Trent University and Nottinghamshire County Council and the emerging impact on parenting support

Knowledge Transfer Partnership Team – both NTU and NCC

12.15 pm – 1 pm

Concurrent sessions running in separate rooms

 

Seminar – Learning from literature reviews on parenting support and the approaches local authorities can take to working with children and families

Catherine Goodall – Knowledge Transfer Partnership Associate (NTU and NCC)

Workshop – How do we provide good quality parenting support with increasingly limited resources

Rachel Clark (County Lead for Child Poverty and Parenting at NCC) and Dr Adam Barnard (Senior Lecturer in Health and Social Care at NTU)

Seminar – Local Parenting Practice – The Use of Non-Violent Resistance (NVR)

Gemma Edge – Nottinghamshire County Council

1 pm - 1.15 pm

Recap and Close

Knowledge Transfer Partnership Team – both NTU and NCC

1.15 pm – 2 pm

Lunch and Networking

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For more information

Please contact Catherine Goodall for any general enquiries by email or telephone +44 (0)7901 517 745.

For enquiries relating to the venue, please visit Nottingham Conference Centre’s website or call +44 (0)115 848 4487.

Location details

Room/Building:

Newton building, Nottingham Conference Centre

Address:

Nottingham Trent University
City Campus
Burton Street
Nottingham
NG1 4BU

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