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Code: CWC/18/444 Foster Care: Supporting Independence (Incorporating Passport to Independence)


Supporting a child and young person’s independence is imperative to the development of the child/young person.

 

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1 21 May 2019 09:30 - 13:30 Horntye Park Sports Complex Map

Code: CWC/18/384 Foster Care: Fostering Changes 13 Years and Over

The primary aim of this programme is to provide a range of clear and practical strategies to help carers develop skills in forming positive relationships and managing difficult behaviours.

The concept of an adolescent emerged during the early twentieth century and with it the time of adolescence being associated with turmoil or indeed the emotional ‘storm and stress’ that is thought to be a normal and, in some formulations, even healthy part of adolescence in some historical theories (see Graham, 2004).

 

 

The course is open to all foster carers regardless of their experience and relationship to the children they look after.

This course is aimed for children 13 years and Over

This is an 8 week course and all parts should be attended.

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1 22 May 2019 10:00 - 13:15 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map
2 05 June 2019 10:00 - 13:15 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map
3 12 June 2019 10:00 - 13:15 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map
4 19 June 2019 10:00 - 13:15 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map
5 26 June 2019 10:00 - 13:15 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map
6 03 July 2019 10:00 - 13:15 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map
7 10 July 2019 10:00 - 13:15 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: CWC/18/366 Foster Care: Digital Photo Albums (Cancelled)

This course will offer participants who attend an opportunity to look at different ways of creating a meaningful digital photo album for the children and young people, whilst being creative and having fun learning the processes.

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1 23 May 2019 09:00 - 09:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: CWC/18/429 Foster Care: Ladies Who Foster Support Group


This is a support group to provide female carers an opportunity to meet other female foster carers. Discussions will address the importance of their role within the care of looked after children. To highlight the key areas that women can influence, how they can influence and why it is important for looked after children to see a positive female role model.

 

 

 

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1 23 May 2019 18:30 - 21:30 Cooden Beach Hotel Map

Code: CWC/18/415 Foster Care: Passive Resistance (Cancelled)

This course will equip carers with the confidence and self control, using a set of core principles, to deal with Challenging Behaviours effectively and in a passive manner, whilst building a trusting and loving relationship with their child.

 

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1 24 May 2019 10:00 - 13:15 Fellowship of St Nicholas - Robsack Centre Map

Code: CWC/18/326 Foster Care: Safer Care & Family Policies

The aim of this course is to develop an understanding of the importance of Safer Caring and how to promote an environment that has safer caring at its heart for all members of the fostering family.

 

This Course is Linked to the RQF Programme.

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1 24 May 2019 10:00 - 13:15 Fellowship of St Nicholas - Robsack Centre Map

Code: LSC561 LSCB: Safeguarding Children and Young People who identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual or Trans (LGBT) (EVENT FULL)

This bite size course aims to help practitioners develop a better understanding of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual or Trans issues for children and young people in order to better meet their needs in a safeguarding context.

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1 28 May 2019 09:30 - 12:30 Lansdowne Hotel Map

Code: CWC/19/31 Foster Care: Eastbourne Support Group

Support groups provide a much needed opportunity to talk about fostering issues with other carers. They are attended by carers who have a wealth of experience, knowledge and expertise which they have accumulated through many years in fostering. The support group can offer an opportunity to share experiences and provide invaluable support to each other. Some of the support groups
will have designated speakers to share information or address a training need.

 

 

 

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1 30 May 2019 10:00 - 12:00 Tesco Community Hub Eastbourne Map

Code: CWC/18/343 Foster Care: Child Protection Two

To promote the safety of children and young people

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1 04 June 2019 18:30 - 21:30 Horntye Park Sports Complex Map

Code: CWC/19/54 Foster Care: Hastings Support Group

Support groups provide a much needed opportunity to talk about fostering issues with other carers. They are attended by carers who have a wealth of experience, knowledge and expertise which they have accumulated through many years in fostering. The support group can offer an opportunity to share experiences and provide invaluable support to each other. Some of the support groups will have designated speakers to share information or address a training need. 

SPEAKER: TBC

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 04 June 2019 10:00 - 12:00 Fellowship of St Nicholas - Robsack Centre Map