Pan Sussex Safeguarding Adolescents Conference – 26 November

Hosted by the East Sussex, Brighton & Hove, and West Sussex Safeguarding Children Board’s, this exciting one day conference will explore a range of topics relating to the safeguarding of adolescents. The flyer for the event can be downloaded here.

Topics for discussion have been informed by local learning arising from serious case reviews and national research on safeguarding adolescents. Subjects will include: Contextual Safeguarding; adolescent neglect; suicide prevention; and transition to Adult Services. A full agenda will be circulated to attendees before the event.We have secured a range of national and local speakers, including speakers from Action for Children, the National Working Group for Child Sexual Exploitation and the Children’s Society.

To register your interest in the event please email Maxine.nankervis@eastsussex.gov.uk by the 12 October 2018 (so that we can manage demand and ensure that teams across multi-agency partners are represented). Places will be offered week commencing 15 October.

This is a free event to attend, however professionals who cancel less than three working days before the event, or do not attend on the day, will be charged.