Join lawyer Lucy Frazer for a free lunchtime webinar about how the Children (Scotland) Act 2020 will impact siblings in the children’s hearing system. The webinar is open to all, but will be particularly useful to solicitors, advocacy workers, social workers or anybody else who works with children who are involved in the children’s hearing system. This session will cover:

  • An overview of the changes made by the Act in relation to siblings in children’s hearings. The changes will take effect on 26 July 2021.
  • What will this mean for you as someone who works with young people in the children’s hearing system.
  • An outline of the practical implications for young people of these changes

Timetable

12.30 - Welcome and Introduction from Alison Reid
12.35 - Presentation from Lucy Frazer
13.15 - Q & A session
13.30 - End

About the Speaker

Lucy is a managing solicitor with Clan Childlaw. She was the lawyer for ABC, the young person who took his case to the Supreme Court in 2019, inspiring many changes in relation to siblings within the Children’s Hearing System.

Lucy regularly attends Court and Children's Hearings with the children and young people we represent. She has also served as a panel member for the Children's Hearing system meaning she has a unique insight from both sides of the table. 

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