If you are a Professional working for one of the following Local Authorities or an individual living in one of the areas listed you may choose the 'PAC-UK Subscribing Local Authorities' price when making a booking.

Correct as at 17 February 2021.

London/South

Adopt London East
Barking & Dagenham
Havering
Newham
Tower Hamlets

Adopt London North
Barnet
Camden
Enfield
Hackney
Haringey
Islington

Adopt London South
Croydon
Kingston
Lambeth
Lewisham
Merton
Richmond
Southwark
Sutton
Wandsworth

Adopt London West
Brent
Ealing
Hammersmith & Fulham
Hounslow

Coram - Ambitious for Adoption
City of London
Harrow
Hillingdon
Kensington & Chelsea
Redbridge
Waltham Forest
Westminster

Other
Essex
Suffolk
Thurrock

Leeds/North

Adoption Counts
Cheshire East
Manchester
Salford
Stockport
Trafford

Adoption in Merseyside
Knowsley
Liverpool
Sefton
Wirral

Adopt North East
Gateshead
Newcastle upon Tyne
North Tyneside
Northumberland
South Tyneside

Adoption Now
Bolton
Blackburn with Darwen
Bury
Oldham
Rochdale
Tameside

One Adoption North & Humber
East Riding of Yorkshire
Hull City Council
North East Lincolnshire
North Lincolnshire
North Yorkshire
York

One Adoption South
Barnsley
Doncaster
Rotherham
Sheffield

One Adoption West Yorkshire
Bradford
Calderdale
Kirklees
Leeds
Wakefield

Together for Adoption
Cheshire West & Chester
Halton
St Helen’s
Warrington
Wigan

Other
Birmingham
Lincolnshire CC


   Note: The full price including VAT is displayed in the drop down boxes.

Voices of birth parents: Loss, hope and change - delivered via Zoom

Description:

This FREE to attend event is open to all parties affected by adoption and permanency, including social workers and other professionals.

Join us for a day that brings together the voices and art of birth parents. Our fantastic lineup of guest speakers includes Angela Frazer Wicks, Emma Geddes, Siobhan Beckwith, Dr Lisa Morriss, Laura Anderson (Two Good Mums) and our amazing PAC-UK Wigan Birth Parent Group!

Event start time 11.00am | Event end time 2.00pm

The event begins with an introduction from Angela Frazer Wicks, followed by Emma Geddes talking about Emma’s Artefacts research in a pre-recorded film - a parent will then talk about post adoption contact and maintaining relationships. Siobhan Beckwith and Dr Lisa Morriss present next - we then hear from a grandparent and our PAC-UK Wigan Birth Parent Group on the impact of letterbox before taking a short break. Our PAC-UK Wigan Birth Parent Group will then share a specially commissioned film for this event and we end with Laura Anderson (Two Good Mums) and a panel discussion!

A detailed agenda and Zoom link will be sent to all attendees closer to the time.

Who should attend

This event is open to all parties affected by adoption and permanency, including social workers and other professionals working with children and families.

Price excluding VAT

Free - please disregard the dietary requirements question that automatically pulls through to this booking form (not applicable for online events).

Date: October 20, 2021

Start Time: 11:00 am
End Time: 2:00 pm

Registration Details


Price: £0.00

Basic Information

IMPORTANT: To ensure we are alerted to your booking you must 'Confirm Registration' after submitting your details. You will also get a confirmation email when you do this.

If you do not receive the confirmation email within a few minutes, please check your Junk folder just in case the confirmation email got delivered there instead of your Inbox. If so, select the confirmation message and mark it Not Junk, which should allow future messages to get through.

Once you have confirmed registration you must select an 'online' or 'off-line' payment option. If paying by Debit/Credit card you must click on the PayPal icon under 'On-line Payment Processing'. You will be redirected to a PayPal screen where you can either login to PayPal (if you have a PayPal account) OR click on the 'Check Out as a Guest' button where you can pay via Debit/Credit card without needing to login to a PayPal account.