Mar
4
Mon
LGBT Adoption & Fostering Information Evening, Aberdeen @ Cheerz Bar
Mar 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

You are warmly invited to attend our LGBT Adoption & Fostering Information Evening at Cheerz Bar, 2 Exchange St, Aberdeen AB11 6PH  as part of LGBT+ Adoption & Fostering Week 2019 on Mon, 4th March from 6pm to 8pm.

This is an informal Information Evening where you can find out more about the adoption and fostering process, who the children are in need of adoptive and foster care families and what support we can offer you.

The evening will consist of a short presentation from two of our experienced social workers, followed by the opportunity to ask any questions you might have. In addition to this one of our adopters will share their adoption experience with you and you will have the opportunity to ask them questions.

You can book your ticket here:

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/lgbt-adoption-fostering-information-evening-aberdeen-tickets-54694268028?aff=ebdssbdestsearch

Please don’t hesitate to get in touch if you have any questions about the event or anything else for that matter. You can call us on 01224 878158. We’re open 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday and we’re always happy to speak to you. Alternatively please send an email to info@standrews-children.org.uk and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

It’s going to be a great evening and we hope you can join us.

Workshop for Adopters’ Friends & Family @ St Andrew's Children's Society
Mar 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Workshop for Adopters' Friends & Family @ St Andrew's Children's Society

Is someone in your family an adoptive parent or in the process of adopting a child? Or do you have a friend who has adopted a child or is thinking about it? Come along to our Workshop for Adopters’ Friends & Family on Monday, 4th March from 6pm to 8pm to find out more about what it really means to adopt a child, both for the parent and the child.

Please call 0131 454 3370 and ask to speak to the Duty Worker or email info@standrews-children.org.uk to find out more or make a booking.

Mar
5
Tue
LGBT Adoption & Fostering Information Evening, Glasgow @ Speakeasy
Mar 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

You are warmly invited to attend our LGBT Adoption & Fostering Information Evening at Speakeasy, 10 John St, Glasgow G1 1JQ as part of LGBT+ Adoption & Fostering Week 2019 on Tues, 5th March from 6pm to 8pm.

This is an informal Information Evening where you can find out more about the adoption and fostering process, who the children are in need of adoptive and foster care families and what support we can offer you.

The evening will consist of a short presentation from two of our experienced social workers, followed by the opportunity to ask any questions you might have. In addition to this one of our adopters will share their adoption experience with you and you will have the opportunity to ask them questions.

You can book your ticket here:

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/lgbt-adoption-fostering-information-evening-glasgow-tickets-54693499730?aff=ebdssbdestsearch

Please don’t hesitate to get in touch if you have any questions about the event or anything else for that matter. You can call us on 0131 454 3370 and ask to speak to the Duty Worker. We’re open 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday and we’re always happy to speak to you. Alternatively please send an email to info@standrews-children.org.uk and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

It’s going to be a great evening and we hope you can join us.

 

Mar
6
Wed
LGBT Adoption & Fostering Information Evening, Edinburgh @ CC Blooms
Mar 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

You are warmly invited to attend our LGBT Adoption & Fostering Information Evening at CC Blooms, 23-24 Greenside Place, Edinburgh EH1 3AA as part of LGBT+ Adoption & Fostering Week 2019 on Wed, 6th March from 6pm to 8pm.

This is an informal Information Evening where you can find out more about the adoption and fostering process, who the children are in need of adoptive and foster care families and what support we can offer you.

The evening will consist of a short presentation from two of our experienced social workers, followed by the opportunity to ask any questions you might have. In addition to this one of our adopters will share their adoption experience with you and you will have the opportunity to ask them questions.

We are also delighted to announce that the amazing Edinburgh Gay Men’s Chorus will be performing towards the end of the evening.

You can book your ticket here:

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/lgbt-adoption-fostering-information-evening-edinburgh-tickets-54650957485?aff=ebdssbdestsearch

Please don’t hesitate to get in touch if you have any questions about the event or anything else for that matter. You can call us on 0131 454 3370 and ask to speak to the Duty Worker. We’re open 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday and we’re always happy to speak to you. Alternatively please send an email to info@standrews-children.org.uk and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

It’s going to be a great evening and we hope you can join us.

 

Mar
27
Wed
Training on Adolescence @ St Andrew's Children's Society
Mar 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Training on Adolescence @ St Andrew's Children's Society

Are you an adoptive parent or foster carer to an adolescent? Join us on Wednesday, 27th March from 10am to 12.30pm to find out what changes you might expect to see in your adolescent’s behaviour and how best to respond and help them through this time.

Please call 0131 454 3370 and ask to speak to the Duty Worker or email info@standrews-children.org.uk to find out more or make a booking.

Apr
8
Mon
Level One Theraplay & MIM & Optional One Day Group Theraplay @ St Andrew's Children's Society
Apr 8 @ 9:00 am – Apr 12 @ 5:00 pm
Level One Theraplay & MIM & Optional One Day Group Theraplay @ St Andrew's Children's Society

Theraplay is a short-term, therapist-guided dyadic psychotherapy that focuses on parent-child relationships.

Programme Content Includes:

  • Principles of attachment theory on an intellectual and experiential level
  • The Four Dimensions of Theraplay for Child Development
  • Experiential exercises to turn a child’s resistance into cooperation and therapeutic progress
  • Videos of Theraplay treatment with many different clients in addition to the demonstration family with children AND MORE!

Dates:

8-11 April 2019 plus an optional one-day Group Theraplay

Costs:

5 Day – Introductory Level Theraplay® and Group Theraplay® – £1,050.00

 1 Day Group Theraplay® (only)  – £150.00

(You must have completed the 4 day Theraplay/MIMS  programme or the exam online with the Institute to do the one-day Group              Theraplay training).

Who Should Attend?

Psychiatrists and social workers/professionals.

Tickets/Further Information:

Please call 0131 454 3370 and ask to speak to the Duty Worker or email info@standrews-children.org.uk to find out more or make a booking.