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An Introduction to Child Protection

The course aims to raise awareness of child protection issues and procedures and the signs and indicators of child abuse. To enable staff to identify and respond to child protection concerns and to become aware of East Sussex County Council Child Protection Procedures to encourage and develop effective inter-agency communication where child protection matters arise.

Course Aims and Description: The course aims to raise awareness of child protection issues and procedures and the signs and indicators of child abuse.

To enable staff to identify and respond to child protection concerns and to become aware of East Sussex County Council Child Protection Procedures to encourage and develop effective inter-agency communication where child protection matters arise.


Target Audience: Staff in voluntary, community and not for profit groups and organisations.

A maximum of 2 representatives from each organisation will have a confirmed place and further applications will be put on a waiting list.


Costs: This is a FREE course for any delegate within the target audience group

This course is being run in partnership with the LSCB, and the venue costs have been waived by HVA.

Please note that failure to attend a course will incur a charge of £30 per person. This charge applies to all agencies. If there is an exceptional operational situation that is communicated prior to the course, these charges would not be applicable.


Trainers: Giovanna Simpson - LSCB Training and Development Consultant, and a voluntary sector trainer from Education Futures Trust or the MY Trust.

November 22nd, 2017 10:00 AM   through   1:00 PM
Jackson Hall
Portland Place
Hastings, TN34 1QN
United Kingdom
Phone: 01424 444010

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During Hastings Voluntary Action's Annual General Meeting we will tell you about some of our key achievements during 2016/17, and update you with some of our current and future plans. Following the formal part of HVA’s AGM, we will present the latest Volunteer Awards.

Throughout the day you will be able to browse the marketplace of funders, including Big Lottery Fund and Sussex Community Foundation, and in the afternoon we will run a series of workshops to increase your skills and knowledge of fundraising.

Sussex Coast College Hastings
21 November 9:00AM
To 21 November 3:30PM

The course aims to raise awareness of child protection issues and procedures and the signs and indicators of child abuse.
To enable staff to identify and respond to child protection concerns and to become aware of East Sussex County Council Child Protection Procedures to encourage and develop effective inter-agency communication where child protection matters arise.

Jackson Hall
22 November 10:00AM
To 22 November 1:00PM

The Professional Boundaries for Volunteers training aims to give guidance to understand professional boundaries and duty of care, and emotional resilience to stress.

Jackson Hall
1 December 10:00AM
To 1 December 12:30PM

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