Family & Community external events listings are posted to inform the wider community about external events including workshops, opportunities for families, children and young people, and helpful resources.

  • Designated safeguarding lead training 

    The Designated Safeguarding Lead has a vital role to ensure safeguards are in place and effective actions are taken when concerns for a child arise…

  • Advanced Safeguarding

    The course is for those working directly or indirectly with children & young people in a wide range of workplace and community settings who may be responsible for making referrals to social services and attend multiagency events…

  • Transitions: Supporting transgender children & young people

    Understanding and identifying what Transgender means can help to create a safe and supportive environment for those children & young people experiencing issues…

  • Digital safeguarding: parental controls & social media

    This course is designed for staff supporting families where children use online social networking. It aims to give them an understanding of the risks involved and identify the sources of support and information, which may enable them to secure devices and control children’s access to inappropriate materials…

  • Pride and prejudice: supporting LGBTQ+ young people

    The training will explore LGBT issues and young people. The process of coming out, issues for young people such as bullying, gender identity and sexuality.

  • ACE: Building resilience in the face of adverse childhood experiences

    This training course is aimed at professionals working with children & young people who are interested in building an understanding of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE)…

  • Safeguarding children, young people and adults at risk

    ne-day fully interactive course delivered by an expert trainer to give participants confidence and essential knowledge on how to work with others to safeguard the children, young people and adults at risk in their environment…

  • Understanding and responding to trauma

    This online course will offer the essentials of a trauma informed response. An understanding of trauma, what it involves, how it impacts on emotional and physical wellbeing will help practitioners be able to recognise and support children at this crucial time and as we transition out of isolation…

  • Child development

    This course is for anyone working with children from 0-12 who want to increase their understanding of what to expect of children at certain stages of development…

  • Teenage development: how to engage them and their brains

    This course examines the teenage years in terms of physical, psychological, emotional and social development. Examining the issues and looking at how that understanding can help with engaging with and affectively supporting young people…