IAN Meetings & Events

Great news – bookings for the Irish Aftercare Network Annual Conference are now OPEN.

Click on the link below to book. Hope you like the excellent line up of presenters.
https://aftercareconference2017.eventbrite.ie

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Irish Aftercare Network Regional Meeting
Date: Wednesday 29th March 2017
Time: 12.30pm- 4.00pm.
Venue: Clayton Hotel, Galway
RSVP to info@breakingthrough.org no later than Monday 13th March 2017
Lunch & Refreshments provided

Agenda
Registration

12.30pm – 12.45pm National Policy Update

Neil Forsyth (Irish Aftercare Network)

12.45pm – 1.30pm Speed Networking
Marie Halligan, Breaking Through

1.30pm-2.15pm Lunch

2.15pm – 3.00pm Immigration Issues for Young People Leaving Care
Immigrant Council of Ireland
Katie Mannion, Solicitor

3.00pm – 3.45pm Peer To Peer Education
EPIC –Empowering People in Care.
Sabrina Harty, Laura Martin, Ciara O Driscoll

3.45pm – 4.00pm AOB

Date for Annual Conference: Friday 26th May 2017, Sheraton Hotel, Athlone

Wrap up & close

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Details for next Irish Aftercare Network Meeting
Date: Tuesday 21st February 2017
Time: 10.30am – 3.30pm
Venue:Holycross College,Clonliffe Road ,Dublin 3.
Cost: €10.00 per person payable on the day with light lunch and refreshments provided.
RSVP to info@breakingthrough.org no later than Friday 17th Feb
Agenda
10.45am – 11.00am Registration
11.00am – 11.10am Welcome
Sharon Corish, Chairperson (Irish Aftercare Network)
11.10am – 11.30am Speed Networking
11.30am – 12.00pm Access Services and Supports. Presentation followed by Q &A
Cathy McLoughlin, Senior Access Officer, Dublin City University
12.00pm-12.15pm Tea/Coffee Networking
12.15pm – 1.00pm What about us?
Hard to reach young people’s perspective of their experience of the care system.
Report Presentation Ciaran Kenny, Don Bosco Care & Ian Doyle, TUSLA
1,00pm – 1.45pm Lunch & Networking
1.45pm – 2.30pm EPIC – What We Do
Peter Lane, Advocacy Officer for DML and Fidelma Guiney, Advocacy Officer for DNE
2.30pm – 3.00pm Aftercare Policy Update
Neil Forsyth, Focus Ireland
3.00pm – 3.30pm AOB
Date for Annual Conference :Friday 26th May 2017, Sheraton Hotel, Athlone