Following last year's sell out National Conference we are back at the Stirling Court Hotel for 2023 with Keeping the Promise: Moving on from Plan 21-24, sponsored by Kibble. Early bird tickets for members and non-members are available to book until the 13th October. 

At this year's Conference we will be taking a look at the Promise Plan 21:24, learning about best practice in the throughcare and aftercare field from the last 3 years and looking ahead to 24 and beyond and what this means for the workforce. In addition we will continue to look at the importance of relationship based practice, with a focus on the importance of friendships and how we can all keep the promise for young people moving on from care.

Speakers confirmed to date:

Fraser McKinlay, Chief Executive, The Promise Scotland
Dr Autumn Roesch-Marsh, Senior Lectuter in Social Work, University of Edinburgh
Thomas Carlton, Moving On Strategic Lead, Staf
Beth-Anne Logan, Promise Development Worker and Sharon Coats, Education and Families Manager, North Lanarkshire Health and Social Care Partnership  

With more to be announced.

What attendees at the 2022 Staf Conference told us:

"Well done. I really enjoyed meeting others, listening to young people and hearing about other innovative projects and research."

"The event content was fantastic and really provided some food for thought."

"The speakers were knowledgeable and engaging. It cemented, for me, that my organisation is doing things well and gave us some ideas for how we can move forward."

Sponsorship and Exhibition Opportunities: If you'd like to showcase your work as our Headline sponsor or exhibitor then check out our guide or email [email protected] for more info.

How to book
You can complete the booking form below or you can pay via invoice via this form. 

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Payment is required prior to the event commencing and is non-transferrable to any other event or programme.

There will be no refunds for cancellations received after 3rd November 2023. Substitute delegates are encouraged. Please inform [email protected] if a substitution is required.

Event Queries
If you have any queries, please get in touch with our booking team at [email protected] or call 0141 465 7511.

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Ticket Quantity Price

Early bird Staf Member (pay by 13 Oct)

Decrease Increase £99.00

Early bird non-member (pay by 13 Oct)

Decrease Increase £110.00

Care Experienced/Student

Decrease Increase £50.00