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.
Hastings, TN34 1QN
Participants will learn and practice key Behaviour Change techniques and understand how lifestyle impacts on health; specifically smoking, alcohol, healthy eating and physical activity.
This training is run by SCDA. To book your free place please email SCDA at firstname.lastname@example.org
For any further enquiries please call 01273 516032
The Hastings Opportunity Area is making grants of between £2,000 - £45,000 available for organisations to provide Hastings wide activities for disadvantaged children and young people living in Hastings.
We are holding an opening evening, for small voluntary sector or community led organisations, to run through the grant programme with you, answer any questions you may have about the programme and provide support to help you fill in the application form.
Leadership of small organisations has probably never been more challenging than at present. HVA have received requests to consider establishing a local leaders forum to bring together the Chief officers of organisations which:-
- Are locally based
- Have a turnover of below £1m
- Employ staff
- Are commissioned by or work in partnership with the public sector