Assessing and Supporting Parenting Capacity During Pregnancy

Date & Time:

Tuesday 9 July 2019 (09.30 - 16.30)

Venue:

Room B12B The Woolwich Centre, The Woolwich Centre 2nd Floor Business Centre 35 Wellington Street Woolwich London

Detail:

Assessing and Supporting Parenting Capacity During Pregnancy

One of GSCB’s 3 strategic priorities for 2018-19 is “Recognising vulnerability and providing the right support to protect and nurture during pregnancy and early infancy”.

Target group: Groups 2-4 Those in regular contact or have a period of intense but irregular contact, with children, young people and/or parents/carers including all health clinical staff, who may be in a position to identify concerns about maltreatment.  Members of the workforce who work predominantly with children, young people and/or their parents/carers and who could potentially contribute to assessing, planning, intervening and reviewing the needs of a child and parenting capacity where there are safeguarding concerns. Members of the workforce who have particular responsibilities in relation to undertaking section 47 enquiries, including professionals from health, education, police and children’s social care; those who work with complex cases and social work staff responsible for co-ordinating assessments of children in need.

Aims & Objectives: This one day multi-agency course aims to equip practitioners with the skills and knowledge to support and predict potential risk in families who are expecting a new baby

Course Outline: 

This course will focus on 4 main areas;

  • Assessing parenting capacity before a child arrives
  • Working with and preparing families for parenthood
  • Helpful tools
  • Messages and research from Serious Case Reviews involving young babies (including Greenwich’s 2 recent reviews)

Places Available:

15

Booking:

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Further Information:

Enquiries:

safeguardingtraining@royalgreenwich.gov.uk

Trainer:

Rahana Hussain

Venue Details:

Room B12B The Woolwich Centre, The Woolwich Centre 2nd Floor Business Centre 35 Wellington Street Woolwich London

(020 8854 8888)

Woolwich Centre Map

 

The Woolwich Centre is opposite the Town Hall, with the entrance on Wellington Street.

Train:           
Woolwich Arsenal

DLR:                    
Woolwich Arsenal

Tube:
North Greenwich then bus 422, 161, 472

Buses:                
249,178,161,180,177,291,122,386,380,53,51,54,244,422,96,472

Parking:
There is Multi-storey car parking in Calderwood St and Meter parking