Men’s Role in Fostering

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Event:
Men’s Role in Fostering
Date:
May 9, 2018 8:00 am
Category:
Updated:
October 20, 2017

NORTHERN TRUST

Date:     9 and 16 May 2018

Time and venue to be confirmed

This is a two session course designed to help to support male foster carers.

The course will:

 

  • Identify and highlight that men are very effective carers
  • Examine feelings about abused children and their abusers
  • Acknowledge risk of providing care to a child who has been abused
  • Examine expectations and concerns for male foster carers
  • Revisit and examine safer caring policy
  • Illustrate the role of men working with the looked after children in foster care
  • Examine gender issues in the child care domain