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:

22

Booking:

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Further Information:

Enquiries:

Jane.savage@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 but it no longer provided long stay of 3 hours or more to the public on weekdays. Moor End Car Park is now the closest long stay car park. 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.