Skip to main content

An Agency-wide Approach to building Cultural Competency in welcoming Black Adopters: Recruitment, Assessment and Support

19 June, 2024 at 10:00am - 4:00pm


Expert-led training session co-delivered with Esher Williams, the founder of Antiracism Hub

6 hrs
Book now

Who this is for

Adoption practitioners and managers (Voluntary Adoption Agencies, Regional Adoption Agencies, Local Authorities, and independent social workers), children’s social care services, children and family social workers, foster carers, kinship carers, designated teachers, and other professionals working with children and families.



Learning 0utcomes


About the trainer

Esher Williams

Esher is an anti-racism practitioner, educator and the founder of Anti-Racism Hub. Delivering thought-provoking and engaging training Esher is adept at facilitating challenging but essential conversations that build understanding of the complex subject of racism and transracial assessment, placement and parenting. As a late-discovering step-parent adoptee, a transracial adopter and former foster carer Esher has a personal interest and dedication in helping parents, social workers and teachers understand their responsibility in building cultural competency in their role. Ensuring the adults around our children are best prepared to help them build meaningful cultural capital to carry with them and build upon through their lives.


A member of staff will be in touch with attendees one week prior to the event to share a pre-event delegate pack.

If you have any questions regarding this webinar, please contact us at We will aim to answer your query within two working days.

CVAA accept online payments only. In case you do not have instant access to your company card, we suggest using your personal card instead to book a training event and claim it back with your agency in your expenses. Requesting an invoice to pay for our standard practice events is not possible.

Book a place

CVAA Members


CVAA Subscribers




Are you a CVAA member or subscriber?

Enter your work email below to verify your account with us and receive the discount price associated with your membership.

Join the waitlist

Enter your email address below to be notified if more tickets become available.

On this page