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February 19, 2019

Therapeutic Crisis Intervention in Fostering (TCiF)

WESTERN TRUST

4 sessions – 19 & 26 February 2019; 5 & 12 March 2019

Further details can be found in the WHSCT Foster Carer Learning and Development programme 2018/19.

Start: February 19, 2019 10:30 am
End: February 19, 2019 10:30 am
Venue: Strabane Enterprrise Centre
Address:
Strabane

Foetal Alcohol (FASD)

WESTERN TRUST

2 sessions – 18 & 28 February 2019

18 February to be held in Omagh
28 February to be held in Londonderry

Further details can be found in the WHSCT Foster Carer Learning and Development programme 2018/19.

Start: February 19, 2019 7:00 pm
End: February 19, 2019 7:00 pm
Venue: Unnamed Venue
Address:
Omagh

February 20, 2019

Basic First Aid

SOUTHERN TRUST

Date:
Wednesday 20th Feb 2019

Time:
10am—12pm

Venue:
Armagh Teachers Centre

Facilitator:
BLAY Training

First Aid is a life skill too few of us possess. This informal first aid session will give you the basic of First Aid needed in the initial stages of an emergency. This could mean saving a life!! No knowledge of first aid needed.

You will learn to deal with someone who:

  • is unconscious and breathing
  • is unconscious and NOT breathing
  • is choking
  • is bleeding
  • has a burn or scald
  • has a broken bone

To reserve a place on any course please discuss with your Supervising Social Worker or alternatively call/email staff at Portadown Family Placement Team on 02837560750 or at:

jude.muldoon@southerntrust.hscni.netjacquie.kilfeather@southerntrust.hscni.net or mark.watt@southerntrust.hscni.net.

Start: February 20, 2019 10:00 am
End: February 20, 2019 10:00 am
Venue: Armagh Teachers Centre
Address:
Armagh

February 22, 2019

Supporting young people with autism

SOUTH EASTERN TRUST

Further details in the SEHSCT Learning and Development programme 2018/19

Start: February 22, 2019 10:00 am
End: February 22, 2019 10:00 am
Venue: Warren Children's Centre
Address:
Lisburn

February 26, 2019

safeTALK

SOUTH EASTERN TRUST

Further details in the SEHSCT Learning and Development programme 2018/19

Start: February 26, 2019 6:00 pm
End: February 26, 2019 6:00 pm
Venue: Grove House
Address:
Ballynahinch

February 27, 2019

What next? Supporting young people’s choices in education (Post 16)

SOUTHERN TRUST

Date:
Wednesday 27th Feb 2019

Time:
10am—12.30pm

Venue:
Venue to be confirmed

Facilitator:
Fostering Network

This workshop aims to assist foster carers in helping young people make good choices when they finish compulsory schooling. We will look at how to support young people in different settings: full-time and part-time education; training; employment; other programmes and routes to university. We will also explore what options are available for young people with disabilities and learning difficulties.

To reserve a place on any course please discuss with your Supervising Social Worker or alternatively call/email staff at Portadown Family Placement Team on 02837560750 or at:

jude.muldoon@southerntrust.hscni.netjacquie.kilfeather@southerntrust.hscni.net or mark.watt@southerntrust.hscni.net.

Start: February 27, 2019 10:00 am
End: February 27, 2019 10:00 am
Venue: TBC

TCiF – Refresher

SOUTH EASTERN TRUST

Further details in the SEHSCT Learning and Development programme 2018/19

Start: February 27, 2019 6:00 pm
End: February 27, 2019 6:00 pm
Venue: Bangor Hospital
Address:
Bangor

March 5, 2019

Basic First Aid

SOUTH EASTERN TRUST

Further details in the SEHSCT Learning and Development programme 2018/19

Start: March 5, 2019 6:30 pm
End: March 5, 2019 6:30 pm
Venue: Warren Children's Centre
Address:
Lisburn

March 6, 2019

Basic First Aid

BELFAST TRUST

Morning course

Facilitator:
Paul Berry

Dates:
Wednesday 6 March 2019

Time:
10.00 am to 1.00 pm

Venue:
TBC

Target group:
All carers are required to complete a Basic First Aid course and have their skills updated on a regular basis.

Course description:
This informal First Aid session will give you the basics of first aid needed in the initial stages of an emergency. The session will focus on emergency care of babies, young children and teenagers who are unconscious, bleeding, choking or who have suffered a burn, scald or a broken bone.

You can book a place on a training course or workshop in a number of ways:

  • Completion of the enclosed blue booking form – return to June Martin at 3rd Floor, Shankill Wellbeing and Treatment Centre, 83 Shankill Road, Belfast, BT13 3PD
  • Telephone call or email to June Martin – 028 9504 0302, email: june.martin@belfasttrust.hscni.net
  • Your supervising social worker can book a place on your behalf

Please keep a note in your diary, of the courses you have booked.

You will receive confirmation that you have been allocated a place on the course approximately 10 days before the course date – please confirm your place by the required date (stipulated on the confirmation letter).

Courses may occasionally have to be cancelled due to low numbers of applicants.

Start: March 6, 2019 10:00 am
End: March 6, 2019 10:00 am
Venue: TBC

Core Issues in Fostering for Kinship Carers

SOUTH EASTERN TRUST

Further details in the SEHSCT Learning and Development programme 2018/19

Start: March 6, 2019 10:00 am
End: March 6, 2019 10:00 am
Venue: Warren Children's Centre
Address:
Lisburn