University of Cumbria Social Work Conference

We are delighted to offer a one day social work conference – exploring connection during the time of Covid-19.

As social workers we ground our work and make sense of our values through the connections that we make, whether with ourselves, with others or with the profession itself. The implications of the pandemic are far reaching. Who would have guessed we would be meeting people for the first time behind masks or through a screen – while sitting in our homes? Who has begun to articulate what it means to be reaching out to connect as we have always reached out – but ways that are simultaneously and radically different.

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