Wednesday 11th March 2009
Further to our initial announcement, which has already generated a lot of interest, we can now reveal the programme for this important and exciting day. The venue will be finalised and details published here in the next few days.
Working With Ex-Offenders Conference – Programme
09:30 Registration and coffee
10:00 Welcome and introduction
10:15 Success Stories – Working with young people “At Risk” of offending
10:45 Myths and Realities – Who are these ex-offenders?
How does the Probation Service work with voluntary groups?
11:30 Coffee Break
11:45 Workshop 1 – Assessing and managing risk
12:30 A national perspective
1:00 Lunch and networking
1:45 Success Stories – Working with ex-offenders as volunteers
2:15 Workshop 2 – Developing suitable volunteering opportunities for ex-offenders
2:45 The Future – Vetting and barring and the Independent Safeguarding Authority
3:15 Summing Up and Close
To make certain of your place, contact us today.Contact: Chris Wagstaff
Volunteer Centre South Derbyshire
46 – 48 Grove Street
Phone: 01283 550163 email firstname.lastname@example.org