Young People’s Legal Rights Conference 

Agenda

11th May 2018 - London South Bank University

 

09:30 – 10.00

Registration

10:00 – 10:30

Opening keynote address  Professor Sara Chandler

10:30 – 11:15

SEMINAR 1

 

 a. Leaving Care Duties - How to stop care leavers being let down and left behind  Sam Jacobs

 b. Carers & Young Carers – About assessments  Jamie Burton

11:15 – 11:35

Break

11:35 – 12:05

Presentation:Youth Access – Make Our Rights Reality – building the youth rights movement

12:05 – 12:50

SEMINAR 2

 

 c. NRPF s17 / IA s10 Support for Migrant families – Duties under the Children Act / Immigration Act for destitute families  Azeem Suterwalla

 d. SEN/Education - 0-21 – How do you get an EHC plan done properly?  Katherine Barnes

12:50 – 13:50

LUNCH

13:50 – 14:35

SEMINAR 3

 

 e. Disabled children – How Human Rights and UNCRC & UNCRPD can help  Steve Broach

 f. YP Criminal Law/ YOIs Legal update on what support YP should get when arrested and detained from all the authorities / legal update  Jennifer Hill

14:35 – 15:05

Presentation: Student’s Pro Bono work / Young people's stories

15:05 – 15:25

Break

15:25 – 16:15

Plenary Session – Discussion and questions – Is the Children & Families Act and Care Act working for children, young people and their carers?

16:15 – 16:30

Closing address

 

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