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  • Date
    11.May.2017
    Venue: 
    Edinburgh
    Time: 
    Event type: 
    Cost
    £0.00

    Data Protection: getting to grips with updated legislation

    It’s always been important for charities to take care when dealing with personal data, whether it’s a donor database, employee records or anything else which involves information about individuals. New legislation due to take effect in 2018 will overhaul the existing regime for the first time in over twenty years, and charities and other organisations should be considering now what steps to take to ensure compliance.Read more

  • Date
    15.May.2017
    Venue: 
    Edinburgh
    Time: 
    13:30-17:00 (half day)
    Event type: 
    Cost
    £0.00

    Scotland's Children's Sector Forum: the impact of Brexit on children's rights

    Professor Helen Stalford, a leading expert on the impact of Brexit on children’s rights, will lead this Children’s Sector Forum workshop. Professor Stalford will help delegates to understand the EU laws that are vulnerable to repeal and consider opportunities for the UK and Scotland to fill gaps in...Read more

  • Date
    14.Jun.2017
    Venue: 
    Edinburgh
    Time: 
    9.30-12.30 (half day)
    Event type: 
    Cost
    £0.00

    Embedding children's rights within policy and practice

    All children and young people in Scotland are entitled to the rights enshrined in the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC). These rights are based on what children need to survive and flourish, and include the right for children to be listened to, have their best interests taken into account in matters that affect them, and have equal opportunity to access education, healthcare and more.Read more

  • Date
    22.Jun.2017
    Venue: 
    Edinburgh
    Time: 
    9.30-15.30 (full day)
    Event type: 
    Cost
    £0.00

    Understanding the disclosure and PVG process

    This workshop, centred around the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme, has been designed to provide you with an overview of the processes and criteria to help you navigate the disclosure process as easily as possible, whilst ensuring that you meet obligations under the PVG Act and Code of Practice.Read more

  • Date
    09.Aug.2017
    Venue: 
    EDINBURGH
    Time: 
    10.00-14.00 (half day)
    Event type: 
    Cost
    £0.00

    Guardianship and power of attorney for children, young people and their families

    Gillespie Macandrew’s specialist in incapacity and mental disability law will provide you with a range of insights and advice which will help you to plan for your children’s future.Read more

  • Date
    24.Aug.2017
    Venue: 
    Edinburgh
    Time: 
    9.30-12.30 (half day)
    Event type: 
    Cost
    £0.00

    The impact of imprisonment on families, children and young people

    Imprisonment of a family member can be a traumatic experience for children, and its impact significant and enduring. It is estimated that imprisonment affects 27,000 children in Scotland each year. Children with a parent in prison face significant challenges including trauma and stigma. They are more likely to come from families with complex needs and less likely to meet child wellbeing indicators.Read more

  • Date
    14.Sep.2017
    Venue: 
    Glasgow
    Time: 
    9.30-12.30 (half day)
    Event type: 
    Cost
    £0.00

    Data Protection: getting to grips with updated legislation

    It’s always been important for organisations to take care when dealing with personal data. The risk of fines and reputational damage is ever-present if the correct steps aren’t taken.Read more

  • Date
    10.Oct.2017
    Venue: 
    Edinburgh
    Time: 
    9.30-12.30 (half day)
    Event type: 
    Cost
    £0.00

    Listening to children and young people: exploring meaningful participation and engagement

    Children in Scotland believes that children and young people should be actively listened to, treated fairly and have their opinions respected and taken seriously. This child-rights approach is underpinned by Article 12 of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC).Read more

  • Date
    27.Oct.2017
    Venue: 
    Glasgow
    Time: 
    9.30-15.30 (full day)
    Event type: 
    Cost
    £0.00

    Maximising your organisation's online presence

    Join award-winning creative and digital agency Front Page for a half-day workshop, providing best practice advice for organisations looking to enhance their online presence and communications, and see improved results.Read more