Conference “Supporting the wellbeing of children and youth”, University of Warsaw


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The Faculty of Education of the University of Warsaw, an ISOTIS partner institution, will hold an international conference with the theme "SUPPORTING THE WELLBEING OF CHILDREN AND YOUTH – interdisciplinary perspective". Institutions and organizations working in the area of children and young people wellbeing support will be presented. Practitioners from Warsaw institutions are invited to share their experience, achievements, suggestions, and solutions.

Thematic categories include:
I. IMPROVING THE WELLBEING OF CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE IN NEED
The history and development of child care systems
Innovative forms of assistance and support for children and families at risk
Problems of child care and family support
Cooperation of institutions representing different sectors in providing support programs for families and children
Childhood research – new approaches and their application

II. COOPERATION OF EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS WITH SOCIAL WELFARE SERVICES IN SUPPORTING CHILD AND YOUTH WELLBEING
Participation of local communities in supporting the wellbeing of children and adolescents
School in local community
Social participation of children, adolescents, families and its risks (exclusion)
Youth at risk – between prevention and intervention

III. ETHICAL ASPECTS OF PROVIDING ASSISTANCE FOR CHILDREN AND FAMILIES
Ethical dimensions of social workers, teachers, and educators’ jobs
Accountability, trust, and communication in social work
Professional training of social workers and educators to work with children and families

Find more information here: https://wellbeing.pedagog.uw.edu.pl/