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