Making Research Count events are listed separately.
7 December 2012 Evidence in Social Welfare Policy and Practice (British Library)
Includes Jo Moriarty
6 November 2012 Margaret Butterworth Care Home Forum (Franklin-Wilkins Building, King's College London)
Information (pdf, 31 KB)
12 October 2012 Tilda Goldberg: Lessons for Today from a Social Work Pioneer (Guy's Campus, London Bridge: Henriette Raphael Function Room)
10 October 2012 The Personalisation Agenda. Success or failure for older people? (Annual Age UK Bristol and Brunelcare Research Forum, Bristol)
Includes Dr Martin Stevens: 'What workforce for personalised care?'
Information (pdf, 577 KB)
26 September 2012 Pensioners’ Day 2012 Lewisham Pensioners’ Forum
Includes Talk by Professor Jill Manthorpe
Information (pdf, 621 KB)
25 September 2012 Transforming the Adult Social Care Workforce Conference (London)
Includes Professor Manthorpe on ‘Improving social care work with the carers’ workforce’
10 July 2012 Margaret Butterworth Care Home Forum (Franklin-Wilkins Building, King's College London)
Includes Professor Manthorpe and Dr Kritika Samsi on 'Crime in the care home'
Information (pdf, 181 KB)
27 June 2012 An in-depth look at research into reviews and investigations (A sequeli workshop held at Middle Temple)
Professor Jill Manthorpe contributes a session to this day entitled 'Learning from Research in Adult Safeguarding Serious Case Reviews'.
14 June 2012 World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (Dublin)
Includes: Professor Jill Manthorpe speaking on ‘Interventions to support older people who experience abuse’.
29 May 2012 Using longitudinal data sources in social care research: insights, challenges and ways forward – workshop hosted by NIHR SSCR and Longview (LSE)
Includes Dr Shereen Hussein: ‘Constructing longitudinal workforce analyses using routinely collected data: challenges and possibilities'.
14 May 2012 NIHR School for Social Care Research Annual Conference 2012 (LSE, London)
Jo Moriarty will be presenting results in public for the first time of the School for Social Care Research funded project 'Social Care Practices with Carers' – the project represents a timely and detailed account of what is happening to support for carers in the light of the current financial situation and major policy changes in social and health care.
24 April 2012 Social Work History Network (King’s College London)
To include: Elaine Arnold on Separation in families of African Caribbean origin. Elaine's book (pdf, 351 KB) has recently been published by Jessica Kingsley and is based on studies carried out in 1975 and 2001. It therefore combines historical interest and contemporary relevance.
The meeting takes place 1.30-4.30.
30 March 2012 Action on Elder Abuse national adult safeguarding conference (London Liverpool Street)
Keynote speakers at this event will be: Mr Paul Burstow MP, Minister of State for Care Services, Department of Health; and, the Rt Hon Lord Justice Munby QC.
Professor Jill Manthorpe will speak on Serious Case Reviews.
28 March 2012 Margaret Butterworth Care Home Forum (Franklin-Wilkins Building, King's College London)
Claire Goodman and Sue Davies, University of Herefordshire
Linda Thomson, University College London
Caroline Cheeseman, Bupa Care Homes
Information (pdf, 31 KB)
23 March 2012 Working together. Using personal budgets for employment support (Birmingham)
This British Institute of Learning Disabilities event includes Research Fellow Martin Stevens speaking on: ‘What works or doesn’t work – the evaluation of the Jobs First pilot’. Jobs First project page.
20 March 2012 The future outlook for adult social care services (Central London)
Jo Moriarty will speak at this event on: Reforming the social care workforce – delivering the highest quality standards of care.
19 March 2012 Looking Back to the Future – the Continuing Challenges facing Social Care and Social Work (Birmingham)
This, the 40th anniversary meeting of the Social Services Research Group, includes Professor Jill Manthorpe speaking on the future of social care and social work. See SSRG Newsletter February 2012 (pdf, 3.72 MB) | Booking (xls, 30 KB)
13 February 2012 Building relationships and stronger communities (Sutton)
Includes: Jill Manthorpe on the national context for social work and development of stronger communities.
Info (doc, 42 KB) / Info - workshops (doc, 15 KB)
26 January 2012 Addressing equalities in older people's social care (Guy's Hospital, London)
A joint conference from Making Research Count, Age UK London and Social Care Workforce Research Unit.