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THROUGHOUT 2020

UK Regional Network Workshops

Workshops will now be held online, monthly by each region. The lead Signs of Safety Consultant will send out Go To Meeting invitations to participants. The workshops will be targeted at Signs of Safety Project Leads, and Heads of Service with an implementation and practice focus, particularly emphasising safety planning during COVID-19.

19 OCTOBER – 21 OCTOBER 2020 POSTPONED UNTIL 2021

2020 International Signs of Safety Gathering

The 13th International Signs of Safety Gathering will be held in Calgary, Canada during 19–21 October 2020. The theme for this year’s International Gathering is “Born to Belong”. As always, the event will showcase practice from child protection practitioners and leaders from around the globe. Click below for more information and for registration.

1 DECEMBER & 3 DECEMBER 2020

2020 Signs of Safety Gathering Sweden

On 1 & 3 December 2020 there will be an online Gathering and Leaders’ Day in Sweden that will serve as a learning journey for practitioners and leaders. More details are to follow.

7 DECEMBER 2020 / 8 DECEMBER 2020

Aboriginal-First Nations Voices in Child Protection Online Gathering

Elia is proud to be hosting this Gathering event for the second successive year, bringing together international Aboriginal-First Nations voices in child protection from Canada, Australia, New Zealand and the United States. Please note that due to the global spread of our Aboriginal-First Nations leaders and practitioners, the event could be either on Monday 7th or Tuesday 8th December, depending on your location.

8 DECEMBER 2020

Online Practice Workshop

Analysing Harm online practice workshop. This online, three-hour practice workshop will focus on the Harm Analysis Matrix and how to apply it in practice. Facilitated by Pene Turnell.

10 DECEMBER 2020

Online Practice Workshop

Appreciative Inquiry online practice workshop. This workshop focuses on how to create a culture of Appreciative Inquiry around children’s services that will create more hope, confidence, connection and intelligence in our practice. Facilitated by Emma Hopper (licensed Signs of Safety Trainer and Consultant) and Mari Jayne (licensed Signs of Safety Trainer and Consultant).

7–9 DECEMBER 2021

Signs of Safety Gathering, Sweden

This two-day Gathering will serve as a learning journey for practitioners and leaders who will be the audience as well as the presenters. There will also be a Leaders’ Day with the municipality of Jönköping, focussing on the Signs of Safety Theory of Change, the Mission Critical Roadmap, and dig deeper into the whole system implementation journey with both international guests as well as leaders from Swedish municipalities.