National MARAC Summit: Improving the effectiveness of Multiagency Risk Assessment Conferences (MARAC)
Tuesday 7 June 2016
Hallam Conference Centre, London
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We are pleased to announce the National MARAC Summit. The conference aims to bring together MARAC Chairs, Members and Coordinators to understand current issues and the national context, and to debate and discuss key issues and areas they are facing in practice. Following National Update sessions, practical case studies and extended sessions will focus on Putting the person experiencing domestic abuse at the heart of services, improving he effectiveness of the MARAC, early Identifying domestic violence high risk victims & referral to MARAC, developing and supporting the role of the MARAC Chair, the key elements of an excellent MARAC including self assessment, whole family support and restorative approaches, information sharing and information governance within MARAC, and current developments in setting up and running effective domestic violence perpetrator programmes.
There will be a networking forum for MARAC Coordinators to look at developing your skills as a MARAC Coordinator, supporting and training MARAC members, developing and understanding the criteria for MARAC referral and ensuring this is communicated and understood by frontline staff and current challenges for MARAC Coordinators. A reduced supported rate for MARAC Coordinators is also available.