Date: Thursday 20th October 2016
Time: 09.00am to 13.00pm
Venue: Margaret McMillan Tower
Jenni Randall a social worker for nearly 50 years and has a Lifetime Achievement Award recognizing her work with children in the public care system.
David Akinsanya was in care as a child and is a journalist and broadcaster making largely social documentaries e.g. Find Me a Family for Channel 4 and Sad to be Gay (BBC2). He spends much of his time campaigning on behalf of young
people. He is also a mentor to several young people.
Jenni was David's social worker and they use their personal story and relationship to look at a range of issues relating to children in public care. It is a dynamic, personal story, the trainers are happy to explore even the difficult parts of a long term
relationship and to respond to the specific areas of interest of the audience.
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