Introduction to Safeguarding

Tuesday, 2 June, 2020 - 10:00 to 11:30

This online session is for you if you are new to the world of safeguarding. It will give you an overview of the key issues about both adults and childrens safeguarding that any community organisation, charity or social enterprise needs to know.

By the end of this session you will:
• Have an entry level understanding of safeguarding
• Know to how to recognise and report abuse or harm
• Understand the importance of responding to safeguarding concerns
• Feel able to begin making safeguarding part of your day to day activities

The session will also cover some of the key issues in safeguarding in the current situation with COVID-19

For security and practical reasons, you can only book one place for yourself, using the email address you use on the device you'll be using to participate in the online session. If a colleague wants to attend, they will need to book separately themselves.

Book your place on the Eventbrite website.

This event is part of Safer Culture North East, a partnership between VONNE, Connected Voice, Durham Community Action, Catalyst Stockton-on-Tees and Northumberland CVA, funded jointly by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, and The National Lottery Community Fund.

This event is free to voluntary and community organisations operating in the areas covered by the partnership. There are a limited number of spaces at these free training events and they are in high demand. Please confirm if you are unable to attend this event by giving at least 48 hours notice. Email and also cancel your booking on Eventbrite. If you are unable to attend and do not give notice then you will be charged £20.00.

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