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What Does It Mean To Be A Child In Care?

Outline

Training designed and led by children and young people in care

Description

By the end of the day, participants will:

Have put themselves in a looked after child’s shoes for the day
Have understood the problems and barriers children and young people in care, face.
Know how to work with children and young people in care.
Get some useful tips, hints and tools to manage children and young people’s expectations.

Outcomes

Participants will know:

What it is like to be a child in care growing up in Dorset.
How to form positive relationships with children and young people in care.
How to work with moody teenagers and how to help them.

Booking Information

Refreshments (tea, coffee) will be provided, lunch is not provided please bring your own. Parking is available free of charge on site. Please use the car park to the left on Merley House Lane just before you reach the venue.

Audience

Professionals who work with children and young people in care, including managers.

Foster carers – new and experienced.

22 Aug 2019 09:30 - 16:30

Closing date: 21/08/2019
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Learning and Development Team - Children's Services
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Date and Time

22 Aug 2019 09:30 - 16:30

Venue

Merley House BH21 3AA (MH-RM1 / The Old Library), Merley House, Merley House Lane, Wimborne, Dorset, BH21 3AA

Trainer

Trainer Learning & Development
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