Practice week - workshops and training events

Early Help Practice Week - programme of free events

For professionals working with children, young people and their families.

Each session starts at 12.00 lunchtime and lasts 45 minutes.

Each session includes opportunities to ask questions and seek advice.

Monday 9th October

Virtual Bitesize - How best to support children and young people where there are concerns about their mental health.

This session provides an overview of the support available from local services and specifically CAMHS and highlights best practice when supporting children and young people who are experiencing poor mental health.

Facilitated by Jo Fyne CAMHS


Tuesday 10th October

Virtual Bitesize - Do we really have Child Safeguarding Practice Reviews in Liverpool?

The answer is yes! This session will provide an overview of local safeguarding review (formerly Serious Case Review) processes and identify key learning points for all professionals.

Facilitated by Niccie Jones Liverpool Safeguarding Children Partnership


Wednesday 11th October

Virtual Bitesize - I’m worried about a Young Person at risk of Exploitation – what should I do?

This session will highlight key indicators, highlight resources and outline the local processes to be followed if you have a concern about a young person who you may think is at risk of being exploited.

Facilitated by Steph Quinn 


Thursday 12th October Face to Face EVENT  - Early Help Networking and recognition awards
Thursday 12th October Virtual Bitesize - Supporting families experiencing Child to Adult abuse.

This session will explore the often complex and volatile relationships that occur within families and will introduce concepts explored within the RESPECT programme.

Facilitated by Eleanor Chalk and Gemma Carlisle Merseyside Domestic Violence Service


Friday 13th October

Virtual Bitesize - Responding to and Escalating Safeguarding Concerns. What’s needed when I make a referral to Careline?

This session will explore Liverpool Levels of Need framework and highlight the information needed when making an Early Help referral at Level 3 or completing a MARF to share Level 4 concerns with Careline.

Facilitated by Nicky Walsh and Liverpool Childrens Services


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