Neath Port Talbot Children's Rights Unit

Posted on 11 December, 2013 15:39

2014 Calendar of Free Training Sessions

We kicked off our year long programme of free training and awareness-raising sessions in November with Dr Simon Hoffman’s seminar on Due Regard. This was an extremely popular event and we will be running it again later in the year for those who missed out on a place.

2014 Calendar of Events:

Monday 13th January – Gypsy Traveller Children – Trudy Aspinwall (Programme Officer: Travelling Ahead. Save the Children)

Monday 10th February – Children of Prisoners – Joanne Mulcahy (Project Manager : Pact Cymru.
HMP Swansea)

Monday 10th March – The Rights Based Approach – Hannah Bussicott (Director: Neath Port Talbot Children’s Rights Unit)

Monday 14th April – The Welsh Government Perspective – Nick Keating (Rights of Children and Young Persons (Wales) Measure 2011, Team Leader
Children, Young People and Families Division
Local Government and Communities
Welsh Government )

Monday 12th May – Advocacy – Megan Thomas (Tros Gynnal)

Monday 9th June – Rights Respecting Schools – Sarah Hooke ( UNICEF Advisor for Wales)

Monday 14th July – Understanding Hard to Reach Groups (Dynamix)

Monday 11th August – Participation – Mike Mainwaring (Children, Young People and Families Participation Officer: Neath Port Talbot Council for Voluntary Service

Monday 15th September – Due Regard – Dr Simon Hoffman (TBC)

Monday 13th October – Youth Engagement – Kathryn Cook ( Tenant Empowerment Officer : NPT Homes)

All sessions will run 10am – 12 noon at Neath Port Talbot CVS

If you would like to book a place on any of the above events, email Emma on or call 01639 323030