This is a Foster Care Co-operative event.
The conference, hosted by The Foster Care Co-operative (FCC), will be a showcase of good practice, training and awareness on everything fostering in the digital age.
Hosted by FCC's e-safety specialist, Lynn Findlay, the conference will be on Tuesday 5th February 2019, to coincide with Safer Internet Day, at The Carlton Park Hotel, Rotherham from 9.30am-4.30pm.
As well as being a Senior Supervising Social Worker at FCC, Lynn Findlay delivers training programmes and writes a monthly blog on online safety issues called 'Understanding your child’s digital world'. She has also written articles for regional and national publications such as The Guardian.
Anyone passionate about good fostering practice will enjoy the day - which is aimed at foster carers, social workers, fostering agencies and local authorities.
FCC are delighted to confirm that Cath Knibbs, the UK’s leading Cybertrauma consultant, therapist and researcher will be their keynote speaker. Also confirmed is David Sankey, from Guardian Saints. Guardian Saints 'keep watch over the changing landscape of threats to children’s online safety, and work to ensure fostering service providers and foster carers are equipped to protect against them.'