Welsh Government

National Social Care Conference (NSCC2019)

11 September 2019 - 12 September 2019   |   TBC   |   Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff   |   £TBA

National Social Care Conference (NSCC2019) is delivered in joint partnership by The Association of Directors of Social Services (ADSS) Cymru and Social Care Wales. This unique conference experience is the foremost showcasing and networking opportunity for the social care sector in Wales.

This prestigious event will have something for every care workforce member, from frontline staff involved in delivering care to children, adults and their families to managers, and senior decision makers in local and national government.

Please visit their website to find out more and register. 

Social Care research poster competition 

There will be a prize for the poster that most meets the theme

"I wish I had though of that!"

Deadline for application: 6 September 2019

Free ticket to conference for accepted posters

For more information e-mail info@walessscr.org 

Social Care research corner

11 September 2019 12:00 - 17:00


12:00 - 12:15 Welcome and introduction

12:15 - 12:45 Evaluation of the Social Services and Well-being (Wales) act 2014

12:45 - 13:45 CASCADESuicide and Self-harm prevention

  • Schwartz Rounds
  • Outcomes-focused supervision
  • Meaningful participation with children: Young people and parents in decision making and meetings

13:45 - 14:15 Meet the researcher and lunch - researchers by posters

14:30 - 15:00 Social care research and development strategy for Wales 2018-2023

15:00 - 15:30 Curated Research - part of a new initiative to help people in Wales access research on topics related to social care. The research is chosen or 'curated' by people who have professional experience of research in the topic area

15:30 - 16:00 ENRICH Cymru

16:00 - 16:30 Developing Evidence Enriched Practice (DEEP): talking and learning together about research, an example from the DRILL research project

16:30 - 17:00 Poster award