Allegations Against Foster Carers Training

Course Provider: IMH Child Therapy

Course Administrator: Sarah Price

Aim

To explore the definitions of allegations and complaints and how they might arise.

To explore the roles and responsibilities for professionals when an allegation is made.

To explore the support needs of foster carers who have had an allegation made against them.

To understand Powys Council’s policy and procedure for managing allegations against foster carers.

Date Venue Times
23rd January 2018 Llandrindod Wells 10am - 2.30pm
26th March 2018 Llandrindod Wells 10am - 2.30pm

Key Learning Outcomes

Attendees will have a good understanding of the different types of allegations and complaints made.

Will understand the steps in the council’s procedure and why they apply.

Can confidently identify the steps to be taken when an allegation is made (as a foster carer or professional).

Can know how to hold supportive discussions and continue contact appropriately with foster carers when an allegation has been made.

There is no charge to attend these courses, however a cancellation charge may apply to non-attendance if sufficient notice is not given
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