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

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

Location

Suburb:  Mount Isa
State:  Queensland
Postcode:  4825

Contact

Name:  Helen Fogarty
Phone Number:  0410 541 997

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**

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.