The Centre for Research in Social Policy (CRSP) is hosting a one day Conference at Loughborough University on 20th September 2006 to explore policies intended to promote a fairer society.
Young People and Future Prospects
This theme includes child poverty and policies to overcome disadvantage in early years through services directed at health, education and family support.
People of Working Age - Opportunities and Limitations
This theme includes employment, welfare to work, social inclusion, benefits and child care.
Older People - Needs and Resources
This theme includes pensions and financial security, services and support, care, independence, and other issues that may influence older peoples quality of life and well being.
Transitions Through the Life-Course
This theme includes transitions into and out of work, study, childrearing, sickness, disability, retirement, old age and other changes in family or personal circumstances.