EPIC & Care Leavers Ireland 'Out on My Own' Aftercare Conference
“OUT ON MY OWN”
To celebrate the 4th National Care Leaver’s Day EPIC and Care Leavers’ Ireland sponsored by Orchard Children’s Services are hosting an innovative conference aimed at young people moving towards Aftercare, in Aftercare and Professionals who work with them. The focus of conference is “Out on My Own” promoting the positive transition from care to aftercare, highlighting the importance of positive relationships and mental health throughout this difficult transition and focusing on the challenges and the real lived experiences of young people.
The Conference will be opened by:
President Michael D. Higgins