Families and Schools Together



Delivered by Save the Children

Families and Schools Together (FAST)

Introduction to how the FAST programme supports a family therapy, attachment theory approach to improving child/family outcomes through its evidence based community engagement programme.

Aimed at members of the children’s workforce – front line, management or commissioning role in any service which supports children or families.

Voluntary & Community Sector, NHS, Social Care, and Education all welcome.

The seminar will include:   

  • Brain development research
  • Ecological theory
  • Family therapy & attachment theory
  • Building resilience in families & communities
  • Introduction to the FAST programme


Date:              Tuesday 31st March, 9.30am-12.30pm


Location:      The Elton Room, Armada House, Telephone Avenue, Bristol, BS1 4BQ



  • An opportunity to increase your understanding and knowledge of the impact of parenting approaches on the child’s social, psychological and educational outcomes with a specific focus on brain development.
  • Explore how environmental systems supports building resilience in families, across the wider community and impacts on building social capital leading to increased cohesive communities.
  • Understand how environmental factors and ecological theories builds bridges between home, schools and communities within a community asset based approach to achieve ecological systemic change.


If you would like to attend please contact [email protected] for a booking form