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National Care Leavers’ Week, National Lecture

New Belongings – Exploring Care Leavers Experiences of Transition

Tuesday 28 October 2014, 17.30-20.00

HEART is delighted to be hosting the National Lecture alongside Leeds Beckett University during National Care Leavers Week and even more delighted to have such a strong range of speakers.

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Welcome & Introductions: Ian McGregor Brown, Manager of HEART

Child Friendly Leeds: Saleem Tariq, Chief Officer of Children’s Social Work.


The National Lecture:

Belinda Bluff, Lemn Sissay Scholar, University of Huddersfield

Talk and Readings: Lemn Sissay MBE.


Question & Answer Panel:

Chaired by Professor Margaret A House – Vice Chancellor of Leeds Trinity University and Chair of HEART.

Panellists, Ian McGregor Brown; Belinda Bluff; Lemn Sissay MBE & Saleem Tariq.


Booking is essential, as the numbers we can accommodate are limited.

If you have any access requirements please do not hesitate to contact us.

Telephone: 0113 343 2312/0113 343 3503 or email heart@leeds.ac.uk




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Entry to the Lecture will be via the Eventbrite Ticket only – please bring the ticket with you.

If you book for the National Lecture and fail to attend we reserve the right to make charges to cover the costs incurred.
A ‘waiting list’ will be operational to re-allocate places if cancellations become available.

We thank Doubletree by Hilton Hotel, Leeds for their support.  For delegates requiring overnight accommodation please contact the hotel directly on 0113 241 1000.



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