Pathways to Permanency: A Spotlight on Guardianship and Adoption – Part 3 of 6
Outcomes of Open Adoption from Care
Deirdre Cheers (CEO, Barnardos Australia)
Deirdre will share key findings and casework messages from the ‘Outcomes of Open Adoption from Care’ study.
CEO of Barnardos Australia since 2015, Deirdre has an extensive children’s social care leadership and management career including MSW research on Evidence Based Practice in OOHC. She has worked across the full spectrum of child protection and is passionate about child rights, and in particular the right to safe stable care for the whole of childhood.