Stella Owens

Stella Owens
Centre for Effective Services
Implementation Network of Ireland and Northern Ireland

Stella has a background in social work practice and management, and has worked in residential, child protection and therapeutic family support services. Stella’s main work areas include the development of interagency and collaborative state structures and systems, supporting social workers within the statutory Child and Family Agency, supporting implementation of area based initiatives in socially disadvantaged communities, evaluation findings synthesis from the Prevention and Early Intervention Initiative and leading a special interest group on supporting parents. Stella’s PhD explored family involvement in family support services in Ireland.