Help Through Hardship Crisis Conference with Citizens Advice Wandsworth and the Big Lottery 26th July 2017 at Springfield Hospital Please visit our Project Page here for more information
Black and ethnic minority children account for more than a quarter of all child arrests across England and Wales — more than double proportion of BAME population as a whole Black and minority ethnic children account for more than a quarter of all child arrests across England and Wales, new figures show, raising concerns of “appalling” disproportionality in the justice system.
Safeguarding Children Conference Date: 13 December 2017 Location: Wandsworth Professional Development Centre, Burntwood School Time: 09:15 – 17:00 Cost: Varies This year’s conference is entitled Safeguarding Young People is Everybody’s Business: Prevention and Intervention in Knife Crime. This one day Conference open to professionals and anyone interested in the prevention of and intervention in knife
The awards will be presented by local VIPs at a celebration evening open to all from 7-10pm on Tuesday 28th November at Grand Room,180-186 Upper Tooting Road, SW17 7ER with food, entertainment. All are welcome but PRE-BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL.
Ethnicity There is persistent inequality along the lines of ethnicity across most indicators of disadvantage in the UK. There is also disproportionality in the way damaging interventions such as school exclusion, being sectioned under the Mental Health Act, arrest and imprisonment are applied. Despite this we don’t know much about the nature and extent of the
Throughout the 1970s the UK’s struggling economy had an impact on all public services, including health care. Health services in London were further affected by a national restructuring of government health funding that reduced the capital’s budget (p 6). In response to this, The King’s Fund set up the London Project Executive Committee in 1979
People from black minority ethnic (BME) groups are hiding mental health issues because of cultural stigmas about the condition, it is claimed. Charities said expectations on how to behave and family honour stopped some women speaking out. Figures show white British people are accessing more help while BME women are most likely to have a
Wandsworth Young Person of the Year Award The Young Person of the Year Award honours young people in Wandsworth who deserve recognition for their achievement, courage, generous attitude or ability to overcome difficult personal circumstances. The award happens every spring with certificates, trophies and prizes presented by the Mayor of Wandsworth at a special dinner
You can book on to the conference by clicking here. Background At the Healing Our Broken Village Conference in 2016, David Bradley CEO SWLSTG Mental Health Trust made a number of pledges that the Trust would work on, alongside WCEN and the BME Mental Health Forum, and reported back at the 9th HOBV Conference on