Daughters of Charity Child and Family Service: Seminar to Launch their Evaluation Report

The Daughters of Charity Child and Family Service (DoCCFS) are delighted to invite you to a morning Seminar to launch their evaluation report:

Charting change in the lives of children and families

The role of evaluation in developing services that meet your clients’ needs

Date: Friday 19th October, 2018.
Time: 09:30 – 12:30 pm

The day includes a light lunch, tea and coffee

Venue: The Plaza Hotel, 24 Belgard Road, Tallaght, Dublin 24.

The report will be launched by Minister for Children and Youth Affairs Katherine Zappone.

This report by Trinity Research in Childhood Centre (Trinity College Dublin) describes and evaluates a system for monitoring the effectiveness of early childhood and family centre services provided by the Daughters of Charity Child and Family Service (DoCCFS) in counties Dublin, Meath and Wicklow over a two year period from 2015 to 2017.

The research outcomes will be presented with thought provoking keynotes, inspiring case studies and an insight into how evaluation is central to providing families with services that meet their needs now and into the future.

Speakers include:

  • Tracey Monson, Acting Director of Services, DoCCFS
  • Keynote: Professor John Devaney, Centenary Chair of Social Work, University of Edinburgh
  • Panel of experts: Professor Trevor Spratt – Professor in Childhood Research TCD and Lorraine Swords (B.A., M.Psych.Sc., Ph.D) – Asst. Professor in Child & Adolescent Psychology TCD

Whether you are working with families in social care, mental health or education you will find something of interest for you and your organisation in this exciting, practitioner led seminar.

Early booking is recommended to secure your place and avoid disappointment.

RSVP by Friday 5th October, 2018 to admin@docharity.ie


Dublin 24

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