4 hours CPD 

Why you should attend

  • You will have an opportunity to learn what PAC-UK is doing in terms of a specific aspect of work with teenage adoptees, whilst at the same time having the opportunity to identify the situations you find most challenging and work in smaller groups to consider various solutions.
  • You will be able to network with practitioners from other agencies: whether you are new to adoption or have been undertaking assessments for many years, this is a chance to share best practice and glean new ideas.


The session will discuss PAC-UK education service, support discussion around the issues and difficulties that teenage adoptees may face in education with practical strategies that can address these. We will also hear from the Adopteen’s Service to provide an adoptees voice on what they found difficult in education and what support they found effective.

We will hear from Rebecca Wilkins, Education Practice Manager at PAC-UK and Tanya Killick, Adopteens Project Worker at PAC-UK. 

Moreover, Jane Thompson, Adoption Adviser at CCS Adoption, a founder of the CCS Education Adopter Form and an adoptive parent of teens will also join the session and discuss her professional and personal experience. Jane will discuss:

  • What do adopted teens find most challenging in school;
  • What are the challenges for adopters;
  • How can adoption workers and school staff support adoptive families;
  • Positive outcomes of the CCS Education Adopter Forum and emerging action plan


A member of staff will be in touch with attendees one week prior to the event to share a pre-event delegate pack.

If you have any questions regarding this webinar, please contact our Practice Manager Petra Jodlova.

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