Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups.

Date & Time:

Wednesday 25 March 2020 (09:30 - 16:15)

Venue:

Hemel Hempstead Library, Hemel Hempstead, The Forum, Marlowes, Hemel Hempstead, HP1 1DN

Detail:

Stage 2

 

This training is classed as a ‘Full-Day’ course. For charging information, please see the Terms & Conditions page.

 

Target Audience: Practitioners from all agencies working with children, young people and their families.

 

Aim of the Course: This is a multi-agency course giving practitioners from a range of agencies the opportunity to consider and discuss safeguarding issues that arise for vulnerable children and young people.

 

Learning Outcomes:
  • to be able to recognise the categories of abuse and the impact that abuse has on vulnerable children and young people, including a particular focus on neglect and early help
  • to increase knowledge regarding the prevalence of the abuse of vulnerable children and young people
  • to raise awareness of the issues particular to working with children who have a disability
  • to understand the responses required from professionals and others involved with vulnerable children and young people in order to adequately protect them
  • to consider some of the barriers to detection and disclosure of the abuse of children and young people with disabilities
  • to consider the findings of recent reviews, both locally and nationally, as well as key legislation and guidance and how this impacts on practice

Places Available:

29

Booking:

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Further Information:

Enquiries:

christopher.dancer@hertfordshire.gov.uk

Trainer:

David Watts

Venue Details:

Hemel Hempstead Library, Hemel Hempstead, The Forum, Marlowes, Hemel Hempstead, HP1 1DN

(0300 123 4049)

VENUE INFORMATION

Water Gardens Car Park is closest to The Forum and costs up to a maximum of £3.50 per day. Click here for council-run car park charges.

Free Car Parking can be accessed via Gadebridge Lane from the Leighton Buzzard Road. Click here for map. It is a 10-15 minutes’ walk across Gadebridge Park to The Forum. Please be aware that there is no street lighting after dark in Gadebridge Park.

Disabled Parking - Click here for a list of disabled parking available locally.

Food and Drink -The Forum’s café in the atrium serves hot and cold drinks and a variety of hot and cold light meals and snacks. Delegates are welcome to use the café to eat their own meals.