You’re working or spending time with children who may have been abused or neglected and you would welcome the opportunity to explore the signs and consequences of these situations. You’d like to develop practical ways you can help these children.

This course is usually requested by organisations like creches, playgroups and schools where it is important for staff members or volunteers to be able to recognise and respond to situations where children are at risk of, or who have been abused.

Topics

  • The impact of abuse on the family
  • Child sexual abuse
  • Being there for the abused child
  • Helping and healing
  • Prevention and protection
  • Helping children to protect themselves
  • Children’s rights