Lambeth Safeguarding: Understanding Contextual Harm

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Lambeth Town Hall, Committee Room, Basement

1 Brixton Hill

London

SW2 1RW

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A one-day course to enable delegates to better understand the risks facing young people outside of their homes, in their communities

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* Please note: this training is only available to those working with children and young people in Lambeth, or, where relevant, residents of Lambeth. Please note that we will unfortunately not be able to accept bookings from anyone who does not meet this criteria.

Course overview:

Who? Professionals who work directly with children and young people in Lambeth - or their parents and carers. 

Why? To give delegates the confidence, knowledge and skills to spot and tackle the signs that a young person may be at risk of harm, including from going missing, and sexual and criminal exploitation.

What? The course will help you develop your understanding of:

  • Relevant legislation, key terms and safeguarding processes
  • How to use the Lambeth Child Sexual Exploitation Matrix
  • The signs that may indicate a young person is at risk of exploitation or going missing
  • How to manage a situation when a child or young person has gone missing from home or care
  • How to manage a disclosure about exploitation
  • The vulnerability indicators for children who are at risk of exploitation 
  • Key lessons from local and national serious case reviews 
  • Who to contact for help and advice if you are worried about a child 

How? A full-day training delivered by an expert in Contextual Harm, with input from experts in Child Sexual Exploitation, Child Criminal Exploitation, Harmful Sexual Behaviour, and Missing Children

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Lambeth Town Hall, Committee Room, Basement

1 Brixton Hill

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SW2 1RW

United Kingdom

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