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School of Social Work & Social Policy


  • Stand Up For Siblings

    The Minister for Children and Young People, Maree Todd MSP has announced that there are plans to make improvements to the law for brothers and sisters who are in the care system. The law is to be strengthened in relation to keeping brothers and sisters together when they are placed in local authority care when it is in their interest to do so.

  • Nordic Welfare Research Conference

    Chris Deeming and Johannes Kananen, University of Helsinki, have had a Panel accepted for the forthcoming Nordic Welfare Research Conference “Towards Resilient Nordic Welfare States: Challenges, Responses and Consequences” 14-15 March 2019, University of Helsinki, Finland.
  • Siblings, contact and the law : an overlooked relationship

    On Friday 25 January 2019, the Children, Young People and Families Research Cluster in School of Social Work & Social Policy along with Stand up for Siblings will be hosting a seminar delivered by Daniel Monk, Professor of Law at Birkbeck, University of London. 


  • Wednesday

    Research Seminar Series

    Find out more about our exciting research seminar schedule for this semester. We have a wide range of interesting topics by staff and visiting scholars!

  • Friday

    Upcoming launch of ‘The Inner Level’

    Glasgow Life, Strathclyde Centre for Health Policy and the Mental Health Foundation are partnering to bring you the Scotland launch of The Inner Level.

  • Tuesday

    Scottish Centre for Crime and Justice Research 2018 Annual Lecture 

    You are invited to the Scottish Centre for Crime and Justice Research 2018 Annual Lecture which will take place at the University of Strathclyde on Tuesday 13 November, 17:00.


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