Better Care Network highlights upcoming events that are related to children's care around the globe. These events include calls for papers or submissions, requests, conferences, webinars, and more.

Sep 21

This free online course provides insight into how the unnecessary placement of a child in alternative care can be prevented; how alternative care can constitute a suitable, positive experience for a child when it is necessary; and how children and young people who are leaving care can best be supported.

Sep 22
The Institute for Child Welfare Innovation,

This session will review strategies to help you advocate for the child’s family placement and collaborate with your team to achieve successful outcomes.

Sep 24

Join this event focused on COVID-19 Child Sensitive, Inclusive & Greener Recovery Strategies to Build Back Better on 24 September at 8am EDT.

Oct 05
The Alliance for Child Protection in Humanitarian Action,

The Alliance for Child Protection in Humanitarian Action (the Alliance) is organizing the 2020 Annual Meeting on Child Protection in Humanitarian Action over a virtual platform from the 5th to 16th of October 2020.

Oct 13
Eurochild & the CarePath project,

As part of the EU funded CarePath project, Eurochild, together with international partners, is convening an online conference to bring discussions of ‘aftercare’ support to a European level, with crucial inputs from care leavers themselves.

Oct 13
Be Strong Families, Center for the Study of Social Policy, Families Canada, Seattle Human Services, & National Family Support Network,

The biennial Together for Families Conference is a unique event that connects various stakeholders from across the U.S. and Canada in the Family Support and Strengthening Field to focus on quality practice. The conference will be held virtually from 13-16 October 2020.  

Jun 01
Nka (The Swedish Family Care Competence Centre) Linnaeus University and Eurocarers,

The 3rd International Young Carers Conference will build on the conclusions from the 2nd International Conference and will reflect on the concrete actions required to enable young carers to reach their full potential.

Jun 01

ISPCAN in partnership with Italian country partner, CISMAI, will be hosting the 2020 European Congress in the Rimini Convention Center. The event has been postponed from its original dates (June 22-24, 2020) to June 2021.