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Celebrating the care experienced community from 23rd until 31st October.
BASW event for social work practitioners and workforce leaders.

Three things: Care experience

Evidence summary that provides an overview of recent evidence relating to care experienced children and young people’s mental health.
Student research which explores how care-experienced people are disproportionately criminalised and over-represented in justice systems.
Explores the growing emphasis being placed on the relationships of children and young people in care.

Latest from the Iriss.fm podcast

21 Oct 2020
Your Options Understood (Y.O.U) is an organisation that offers independent advice to those living with a disability, as well as parents and carers. It was set-up by Dr Danielle Farrel to share her…
7 Oct 2020
Lena Dominelli is Professor of Social Work at the University of Stirling and Chair of the IASSW Committee. Kerry Musselbrook from Iriss had a conversation with her about the new MSc in Disaster…
22 Sep 2020
Passion4Social is a web and graphic design agency which creates sustainable employment opportunities for people with disabilities, or long-term health conditions, which contribute to their feelings…
9 Sep 2020
Kibble is a specialist child and youth care charity and social enterprise that empowers young people through care, education and support. In March of this year we spoke to Dan Johnson, Clinical…