An interactive conference looking at improving the journey and outcomes for unaccompanied asylum-seeking children, where we will explore safeguarding, mental health and the legal dynamics, and hear the child’s voice throughout.

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  • Introduction from Lord Dubs
  • Nancy Sayer & Georgie Siggers, Looked After Children [Kent]
  • Stewart MacLachlan, Coram Legal Centre
  • Rupinder Parhar, The Children’s Society in London
  • Mark Pearson & James Hensman, Excelsior Safeguarding
  • Charlotte Levine, Young Minds
  • Ana Draper, Kent UASC Mental Health Action Research Project

Dates and venues