Duty to Report: Responding to Child Care Welfare Concerns
Date(s) - Jan 31, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Child abuse is one of the most serious problems facing our society. Abused children suffer and the damage lasts a lifetime. Even worse, it can extend to future generations as patterns of abuse and neglect repeat themselves. That’s why it’s so important to know the signs of abuse and neglect and to take the right action when we see them. Come and learn what steps we can take to keep children safe.
Learn how to respond to child welfare concerns.
Explore indicators of different types of abuse and harm experienced by children.
Understand how to respond when a child or youth makes a disclosure.
Determine how and when to report welfare concerns.
- Administration and Communication
- Child Growth and Development
- Child Health and Wellbeing
- Early Care and Education
- Professional Ethics & Practice
Suitable for parents, students, adult instructors/administrators, novice, intermediate and experienced early learning child care professionals working with children of any age from infant/toddler, preschool to school age children, including children with extra support needs
Professional Development Certificate
Professional Development Certificate Credit Hours
Fee: $25.00 (Special Fee) FCC Fee: $20.00 (Promo Code)
Registration Contact Email
Registration Contact Phone Number
604-709-5661 Ext 221
Deborah Bowser and Leigh Green
Deborah has been a front line Child Protection Social Worker for the Ministry of Children and Family Development for the past 12 years, and has worked on The Vancouver North Intake Team for the past 10 years. Deborah also works on the Provincial Centralized Screening Team, recording province wide child protection reports and she is part of the After Hours Emergency Response Team. Leigh has been a front line Child Protection Social Worker in both Winnipeg and Vancouver for over 4 years. Leigh has also been actively involved in the Big Sisters organization and is passionate about the power of community involvement and mentorship.
Westcoast Child Care Resource Centre