LIVE ONLINE SESSION – Young people and domestic abuse (Sheffield workers)

Young person staring out of a window

A course looking at young people and the impacts of domestic abuse.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course participants should:

  • Have increased knowledge of the definition of domestic abuse in relation to age;
  • Have increased knowledge of the risk to young people;
  • Be able to challenge some myths regarding young people and Domestic abuse;
  • To look at the impacts on young people experiencing Domestic Abuse and how to assess the risk- The DASH tool;
  • To look at what support networks are available to young people.

This course is suitable for all staff and carers based in Sheffield working with children and young people and who are involved in multi-agency partnerships.

LIVE, ONLINE SESSION – Safeguarding Children and Domestic Abuse (Sheffield Workers)

mother and son in a park

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course participants should:

  • Have raised awareness of the realities and effects of domestic abuse on children and adults;
  • Be able to identify resources in Sheffield to support victims of domestic abuse;
  • Be aware of the prevalence of domestic abuse in Sheffield; and
  • Be familiar with basic knowledge of the legal framework and policies relating to domestic abuse and safeguarding.

Timings include half hour lunch break.

LIVE, ONLINE SESSION – Older People and Domestic Abuse (Sheffield workers)

This course covers:

  • Older people as hidden victims.
  • The issues and effects of domestic abuse (DA) on older people.
  • The complexities older people may experience in abusive situations.
  • The challenges of working with an older group of victims and adopting a tailored approach.
  • Sheffield Pathways for referring to DA services.
  • What DA Services exist in Sheffield.

LIVE ONLINE SESSION – Young people and domestic abuse (Sheffield workers)

Young person staring out of a window

A course looking at young people and the impacts of domestic abuse.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course participants should:

  • Have increased knowledge of the definition of domestic abuse in relation to age;
  • Have increased knowledge of the risk to young people;
  • Be able to challenge some myths regarding young people and Domestic abuse;
  • To look at the impacts on young people experiencing Domestic Abuse and how to assess the risk- The DASH tool;
  • To look at what support networks are available to young people.

This course is suitable for all staff and carers based in Sheffield working with children and young people and who are involved in multi-agency partnerships.

LIVE, ONLINE SESSION – Safeguarding Children and Domestic Abuse (Sheffield Workers)

mother and son in a park

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course participants should:

  • Have raised awareness of the realities and effects of domestic abuse on children and adults;
  • Be able to identify resources in Sheffield to support victims of domestic abuse;
  • Be aware of the prevalence of domestic abuse in Sheffield; and
  • Be familiar with basic knowledge of the legal framework and policies relating to domestic abuse and safeguarding.

Timings include half hour lunch break.

LIVE, ONLINE SESSION – Older People and Domestic Abuse (Sheffield workers)

This course covers:

  • Older people as hidden victims.
  • The issues and effects of domestic abuse (DA) on older people.
  • The complexities older people may experience in abusive situations.
  • The challenges of working with an older group of victims and adopting a tailored approach.
  • Sheffield Pathways for referring to DA services.
  • What DA Services exist in Sheffield.

LIVE, ONLINE SESSION – Coercive Control Workshop

Women in a training room listening to a coercive control workshop

Learning outcomes

  • To enhance your awareness of Coercive Control.
  • To explain and understand in relation to definition and legislation.
  • To be able to identify coercive behaviour and spot the signs.
  • To offer you some strategies of gathering evidence and supporting clients.