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ARK webinar - Social Care in Prisons: Policy and Practice

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June 15, 2021
online via Zoom
15:00 - 16:00

Our ARK colleagues invite you to a webinar focusing on policy and practice relating to Social Care in Prisons on the Island of Ireland. The event takes place on Tuesday 15 June at 3.00pm via Zoom. Register at

In the first presentation 'Ageing in Prisons in Northern Ireland: A policy update of social care provision for older adults in prison in Northern Ireland', Sarah Lawrence will discuss findings from her PhD research in Queen's University Belfast, which focused on ageing in prisons. The second presentation 'Making the invisible, visible: Social care considerations for female prisoners in Ireland through mental health law, policy, and practice insights' will be given by mental health social workers, Ali Duggan and Aidan Cooney.