Free event for Kinship Carers

When: Wednesday, 20th March, 11am – 3pm

Where: The Hope CBD Stadium New Douglas Park, Cadzow Ave, Hamilton ML3 0FT

Choose from a programme of workshops and activities

all designed with Kinship Carers in mind, including:

  • Finding your voice: developing the confidence to advocate for the children you care for when communicating with professionals (A Creative Skills workshop with Starcatchers)
  • … Time to relax: learn about the benefits of yoga with Terezka
  • Explore your own creativity in a colourful and fun music session with Creative Kin Coordinator, Fraser Stone
  • Health Rights and Information: A taster session into what information you may have access to as a Kinship Carer with Anne Wilson
  • Responding to Children’s Behaviour ‘Why do they do that and how to respond’  A Brief Insight into Children’s Behaviour with Kate Rhee
  • Conflict Resolution: Dealing with conflict within families with Andrew Boyd of Scottish Centre for Conflict Resolution

Lunch will be provided and crèche facilities will be available if required*

Watch the creative adventures of kinship Carers and children in North Ayrshire and Moray in Starcatchers’ short film about their project ‘Creative Kin’

To register for the event, please contact linsay.robertson@cas.org.uk or phone 0131 550 1000 ext 6104 and let us know:

  • Your name
  • *Details of any children who will require crèche facilities
  • Whether you need support with transport to and from the event
  • Any dietary requirements

Event date: 

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 11:00
Hope CBD Stadium, New Douglas Park
Cadzow Avenue
Hamilton
ML3 0FT