Helen Richardson Foster - UCLAN
Dr Helen Richardson Foster is a Research Fellow in the Connect Centre For International Research on Interpersonal Violence and Harm, University of Central Lancashire. She researches domestic abuse and safeguarding work with children and families and has over 20 years’ experience working in primary research and programme evaluation in a range of settings. Helen completed her PhD examining child protection conferences in cases of neglect at the University of Sheffield. The study was funded through the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) CASE studentship scheme and was a collaboration with two local safeguarding children boards. Helen has been a member of the AoCPP since she was a PhD student and is a former Trustee of the Association.