Aims: To Raise awareness of Domestic Abuse

Objectives:

  • Define Domestic Abuse
  • Develop an understanding of the cycle of abuse

  • Raise awareness of effects of Domestic Abuse on Children and Child Protection issues

  • Know how to sign post to appropriate agencies


Target group: Gwent wide staff, e.g. Adult & Children Services staff, Contact Centre staff, Education, Police, Health, including third sector practitioners.


Aims:


  • To have knowledge and understanding of forced marriage
  • To understand the concept of IZZAT (Honour)


Objectives:


By the end of the course participants will be able to

  • To understand the difference between arranged and forced marriage

  • To understand the concept of IZZAT (Honour)

  • To look at the motives behind forced marriage

  • To recognise the warning signs displayed by victims of forced marriage

  • To recognise risks involved in seeking help for victims of forced marriage

  • Factors to consider when supporting victims of forced marriage

  • To know what steps to take to help the victim


Target group: Gwent wide staff  e.g. Adult & Children Services staff, Contact Centre staff, Education, Police, Health, including third sector practitioners.


Having attended domestic abuse awareness training and child protection training is a pre requisite for this course.


Please note, this training was previously known as DASH and MARAC Training


Aims: A Half day course for multi agency staff and volunteers across Gwent who may come in contact with staff or the general public disclosing domestic abuse

Objectives: 

  • Understand the research behind risk assessment

  • Completion of the DASH form

  • Referral to MARAC

  • The MARAC process

  • Understanding Safety Planning


Target group: Gwent wide frontline staff in contact with the general public e.g. Adult & Children Services staff, Contact Centre staff, Education, Police, Health, including third sector practitioners.


Objectives:

Be able to recognise:

  • Effects of Domestic Abuse on Children and Young People

  • Effects of Domestic Abuse on family dynamics and parenting capacity

  • Warning signs

  • Roles Children and Young People take on

  • Support needed to safeguard appropriately


 
Target group:


One day course for multi-agency staff and volunteers across Gwent,

who may come in contact with staff or the general public disclosing domestic abuse.  Adult & Children Social Services staff, Contact Centre staff, Education, Police, health, and third sector practitioners having attended domestic abuse awareness training and child protection training is a pre requisite for this course