Responding to childhood adversity in South Eastern Outcomes Area

Over 100 representatives from the community, voluntary and statutory sector including Departmental staff attending the recent Partnerships Conference to explore how the South Eastern area are responding to adverse Childhood Experiences. CYPSP Chair Hugh McCaughey (CEO, SEHSCT) spoke from the event Continue reading

Building Resilient Communities in the Western Outcomes Area

Last month the Western Outcomes Group with partners hosted the Building Resilient Communities Conference to create an awareness of ACEs and their impact on childhood, share good practice nationally and locally and explore the mechanisms to create resilient communities in Continue reading

ACE Conference – Changing Lives: Tackling Adversity in Childhood in Northern Ireland

At a recent Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) Conference in Templepatrick, professionals and practitioners from across Northern Ireland were brought together with leading experts to learn more about the potential negative impact of ACEs on children, young people and adults. Throughout the conference the Continue reading

Registration is now open for ‘Reinforcing or Reducing Inequalities Amongst Children? The Role of Child Protection and Community Services’ Conference

Queen’s University, Belfast (QUB) together with the Department of Health and the Department for Communities will host a one day conference entitled “Reinforcing or Reducing Inequalities Amongst Children?  The Role of Child Protection and Community Services” on Friday, 6 October 2017. Continue reading

Regional Subgroups

  • Think Family Subgroup
  • Think Family Leaflet
  • Children with Disability / Transitions Regional Subgroup
  • Children with Disability Regional Subgroup Poster
  • Emotional & Behavioural Difficulties Regional Subgroup
  • Emotional & Behavioral Difficulties Poster
  • Young Carers Regional Subgroup
  • LAC/16+ Regional Subgroup