Here’s the programme for our forthcoming seminar. Watch this space for reports on the seminar, main points from the discussion groups, and information on how you can keep in touch with our research project on social fatherhood as it develops.
RESEARCH AND PRACTICE WITH MEN WHO CARE FOR CHILDREN
The Open University, Walton Hall, Milton Keynes MK7 6AA
Michael Young Building
3rd June 2016 10:00 – 15:30
10.00 Arrival and coffee
Jason Pandya-Wood (Chair)
Clare Deane and Martin Robb
11.00 Who’s the real daddy? The challenges of stepfathering
11:20 Men’s care responsibilities as kinship carers in low-income families: some
11.55 Group discussion: Research on ‘social’ fathers: where are the gaps?
13.30 Supporting young and marginalised fathers
13.50 Challenging professional expectations of dads and male carers
14.25 Group discussion:
Support for ‘social’ fathers: where are the gaps?
14.55 Feedback (Tea and coffee available)
15.10 Next steps Martin Robb and Clare Deane
15.20 Closing remarks Jason Pandya-Wood (Chair)