Playwork Foundation Launch Event – 8 November

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Wednesday, 8 November 2017
1.00 – 4.30 pm
Goldsmiths, University of London, SE14

Free, with refreshments

Room number RHB 300
Goldsmiths College
New Cross
London, SE14 6NW

 Speakers include

Professor Fraser Brown, Penny Wilson, Adrian Voce and Meynell

The Playwork Foundation is launching a membership scheme and to mark the occasion, this event is an opportunity to hear different perspectives on the playwork field and its challenges. There will be round-table discussions about the importance of the profession, its future and what is most needed from a new membership body.

The Playwork Foundation is being created as a membership body for the playwork community, offering playwork practitioners, trainers, students, researchers and others:

  • A collective voice to raise awareness about the value of play and playwork
  • A platform to promote and debate issues that affect playwork
  • A strong, credible representative vehicle to make the argument for playwork to policy-makers, the media and the world at large
  • A network for mutual support, dissemination of research, and sharing good practice.

Please join us! To reserve a place email kbenjamin@glos.ac.uk

Photo: Mick Conway

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2 Responses to “Playwork Foundation Launch Event – 8 November”

  1. donne buck 27 October 2017 at 10:45 pm #

    The Playwork Foundation is a welcome initiative as it has the potential to weld the disparate and isolated professionals who work in play into an influential force in the land and to support us in our work.

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  2. mickplay 29 October 2017 at 6:40 pm #

    All the very best with the launch. Can’t be there as I’ll be working on Crumbles but keep me in the loop(s).

    Mick Conway http://www.playfile.co.uk Facebook

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