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The Voice of Lived Experience

  • University of Birmingham - The Great Hall Edgbaston Birmingham B15 2TT (map)

The North West Midlands & West Midlands Social Work Teaching Partnership are hosting a joint event to capture the voice and experience of Children, Adults & Families.

This exciting event offers Social Work Students, Practitioners & Educators a fantastic opportunity to learn directly from those with lived experience. In addition to hearing from several keynote speakers with experience of Children's & Adults' Services, Geese Theatre will be delivering a performance which encapsulates their stories, offering everyone a meaningful learning opportunity.

Our Speakers include:-

Sammy Woodhouse - The Voice of a Thriver 

Maz Farley & Laura Newman - Learning from Care Experience

Darren Murinas - Exploring the Impact of Labels & Language In Social Work Practice

Sharon Sharman - The Multiple Needs Care Act Toolkit 

Robert Eyers & Sarah Teague - The Voice of Recovery

Later Event: 20 March
World Social Work Day 2018