University of York in partnership with York People First: The Legacy of Valuing People

Date: 18 May 2018
Time: 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Supporting parents who have learning difficulties

A free conference Friday May 18th
At the University of York
The Law and Management Building
Coffee at 9.30am Start 10.00am, finish at 4.30pm

 Learn about good practice
 Learn how we can work better together
 Look at opportunities for improving professional practice in the future for parents with learning difficulties

Dr. Roger Banks – NHS England
Working Together with Parents Network – Nadine Tilbury
Linda Gough – Learning-disabled parents and their children’s
educational experience .

To book a place at the Conference please get in touch with York People First.


Address: York Eco Business Centre, Amy Johnson Way, Clifton Moor, York YO30 4AG

Telephone: 01904 479315

twitter : @yorkpeoplefirst

If you book to attend the Conference on the Friday then you are  entitled to see Mia on the Thursday night in the Studio at York Theatre Royal free of charge.

York Theatre Royal   Thursday 17th May   At 7.45

Mind the Gap- England’s largest learning disabled theatre Co.

MIA  Daughters of Fortune

Fast moving, raw and eye-opening, Mia explores the truths and myths about learning disability and parenthood in today’s society.
Think pop culture with popcorn, science with silliness, stories with statistics. Mia challenges the often taken for granted idea of  ‘being a parent’.

Flyer for the event is attached below.





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