Family Group Conferencing Forum

Family Group Conferencing & Aboriginal Family Connections provides an opportunity to engage families in creating & strengthening partnerships which  have a common focus to help children grow and thrive

The Forum will focus on the benefits and challenges for finding and reconnecting families who are engaging in the FGC process and   explore strategies to improve outcomes for families.

The Forum will be followed by a 2nd day with a series of Master Classes delivered by Professionals whom work within the FGC area to further enhance practice knowledge and experience of Practitioners.

IN PURSUIT OF BEST PRACTICE

What THE NATIONAL FGC Forum offers the Delegates ....

  • Aboriginal speakers specialising in providing Family Group Conferencing and Family Finding  

  • Aboriginal families giving personal assessment of their real life FGC experience

 

  • Master Classes targeting four key areas of 
    practice to build on existing skills

 

  • A focus on best practice to achieve improved real world outcomes for our kids in care, our families and for our communities

In 2018,

98% of Delegates stated that they would recommend this Forum to others

6-7 April

2020

Ballina     Beach Resort 

$350 1 day

or

$600 2 days

Accommodation

Ballina Beach Resort

AGENDA

DAY 1

Family Group Conferencing Forum

  • Relationship between Family Group Conferencing and connecting Aboriginal children to family.  

  • Local services which undertake family reunification and support.

 

  • Challenges of culture within the FGC and Family Finding process.

  • Innovative approaches to reconnecting families and strategies to be considered by service providers.

  • Panel of experts ad families who have undertaken the family reunification process within the FGC context.

DAY 2

2 hour Master Classes

​ Delegates choose 3 of the following Master Classes

  • Me & My Mob Family reunification program

  • Family Finding

  • Using Art to map families

  • Engaging Aboriginal Families

  • Linking families to communities

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION REGARDING FAMILY GROUP CONFERENCING & CARER ASSESSMENTS

CONTACT

micheal@spiritdreaming.com.au

ph  0428 657 116

mel@spiritdreaming.com.au

ph 0418 477 093

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