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Blaenau Gwent and Caerphilly Social Care Workforce Development

Children's Rights and Advocacy Awareness (Caerphilly Foster Carers)

Duration : 1 days
Start Date : 15/02/2018
Time : 10:00am - 2:00pm
Trainer : NYAS
Location : Caerphilly
Venue : Foxes Lane, Conference Room B,
3 Foxes Lane, Oakdale Business Park,
Blackwood, Gwent,
NP12 4AB
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Learning Outcomes

What is advocacy? Raise awareness and understanding of professional independent children's advocacy. Explore the 4 models of advocacy from a Welsh perspective

What are the barriers which prevent young people from accessing professional independent advocacy?

Things you can do to embed advocacy into your practice

Active offer of advocacy

Understand the referral process and eligibility criteria

Understand the legal services available to children and young people and Signposting and Information

Pre-Requisites

None

Target Audience

Caerphilly Foster Carers

This course has been completed