Fostering Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children and Young People

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This fully updated course will provide foster carers and social workers with a foundation for undertaking the care of asylum seeking children and young people. Practical examples and participatory activities will help participants to apply the learning to their own situation.

Date: 
Tuesday, 18 September, 2018
Start time: 
09:30
End time: 
16:00
Location: 
Cardiff YHA, East Tyndall Street, Cardiff CF10 4BB
Region: 
Wales
Registration cost: 
£117.60 (including VAT)


The training will separate facts from myths, clarify the asylum process, discuss children's support needs and the practical tasks for those working them.
Participants will:

- learn about the asylum process in Wales
- explore why children and young people leave their home country
- understand the emotional, physical and educational needs of the children they provide care for
- develop their practical skills in meeting these needs.
 

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