Preventing Child Abuse & Neglect (including Mandatory Reporting) – FREE

Date:  to
Event type:  Workshop
Region:  North West Queensland
Organiser:  NAPCAN
Pricing:  FREE

Location

Suburb:  Mount Isa
State:  Queensland
Postcode:  4825

Contact

Name:  Helen Fogarty
Phone Number:  0410 541 997
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This interactive workshop covers essential knowledge for anyone working with children and young people, particularly those covered by mandatory reporting requirements.

Topics covered:

  • Roles and responsibilities in the prevention of child abuse and neglect

  • Legislative roles and responsibilities in relation to reporting child abuse and neglect (i.e. mandatory reporting)

  • Organisational/individual responsibility in responding to early indicators of harm and family support needs

  • Definitions of child abuse and neglect including recognising harm indicators and child/family risk and protective factors

  • How to respond to disclosures of child abuse and neglect

  • Prevention strategies and practices.

 

Who should attend?

  • This workshop covers essential knowledge for anyone who has anything to do with children and young people either indirectly or directly.

  • Important for all employees and volunteers.

 

Catering: Tea and coffee will be provided.

Cost: FREE

**A maximum of 5 people per organisation can register per workshop**

 

Note re venues: We are still confirming venues for some of our workshops. Once registration is complete you will be notified when this is available.

To book, participants will need to visit www.napcan.org.au and click on the Training link. Or direct link to https://www.napcan.org.au/training-calendar/

NAPCAN – the National Association for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect – promotes world-class child abuse prevention research; advocates for child safe policies and strategies; coordinates campaigns and initiatives; and demonstrates best practice.