Month: July 2012

Appropriate Adult Training (Under the PACE Act)

Griffin Care launches new training Appropriate Adult (PACE)  training programmes in many cities: Aberdeen Armagh Bangor Bath Belfast Birmingham Bradford Brighton and Hove Bristol Cambridge Canterbury Cardiff Carlisle Chester Chichester City of London Coventry Derby Dundee Durham Edinburgh Ely Exeter Glasgow Gloucester Hereford Inverness Kingston upon Hull Lancaster Leeds Leicester Lichfield Lincoln Lisburn Liverpool Londonderry…
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Appropriate Adult Training (Under PACE Act)

The Role of the Appropriate Adult. Last year I began to watch the ITV drama “The Appropriate Adult” based on the true story of the person brought in to act as appropriate adult(AA) for the serial killer Fred West. I was unable to watch it all the way through because I found the actions of…
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The Sexual Exploitation of Children and Young People Briefing

The Sexual Exploitation of Children and Young People Briefing What is Sexual Exploitation? Sexual exploitation can take many forms from the seemingly ‘consensual’ relationship where sex is exchanged for attention, affection, accommodation or gifts, to serious organised crime and child trafficking. What marks out exploitation is an imbalance of power within the relationship. The perpetrator…
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Honour Based Violence Training

For details of Griffin Care’s Honour Based Violence Training & Conferences please contact ian@griffincare.co.uk Training on “Honour” Based Violence, Forced Marriage and Female Genital Mutilation  is available in the following cities: (Click on city for further course details.) BathBirmingham Bradford Brighton & Hove Bristol Carlisle Cambridge Canterbury Chester Chichester Coventry Derby Durham Ely Exeter Gloucester…
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Updated Training from Griffin Care

Griffin Care launches new training programmes in many cities: Aberdeen Armagh Bangor Bath Belfast Birmingham Bradford Brighton and Hove Bristol Cambridge Canterbury Cardiff Carlisle Chester Chichester City of London Coventry Derby Dundee Durham Edinburgh Ely Exeter Glasgow Gloucester Hereford Inverness Kingston upon Hull Lancaster Leeds Leicester Lichfield Lincoln Lisburn Liverpool Londonderry Manchester Newcastle upon Tyne…
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Griffin Care launch new Safeguarding Children Foundation Training & Designated Person For Safeguard/Child Protection Training locations

Griffin Care now provide  Safeguarding Children  Foundation Training & Designated Person For Safeguard/Child Protection Training in new  locations including: Bath Birmingham Bradford Brighton & Hove Bristol Carlisle Cambridge Canterbury ChesterChichester Coventry Derby Durham Ely Exeter Gloucester Hereford Kingstonupon Hull Lancaster Leeds Leicester Lichfield Lincoln Liverpool London Manchester Newcastle-upon-Tyne Norwich Nottingham Oxford Peterborough Plymouth Portsmouth Preston Ripon…
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Help with Child Protection & Safeguarding Policies or training

Child Protection policies There are different ways to go about writing your child protection policy, but before you put pen to paper it’s helpful to think about the ways that people in your organisation might raise a concern. You could start off by thinking about situations when:  a child or young person may tell you…
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Griffin Care welcomes new child protection/safeguarding guidance from GMC

Griffin Care welcomes the publication of new General Medical Council (GMC) guidelines on child protection. The guidance, Protecting children and young people: the responsibilities of all doctors, is designed to support professionals to deal with a wide range of complex child protection issues. It instructs doctors treating adults to consider whether patients pose a risk…
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Honour Based Violence Conference & Training Courses

Watch this space. Honour Based Violence, Forced Marriage & Female Genital Mutilation……..Griffin Care will soon let you know both of their national conference on Honour Based Violence, Forced Marriage & Female Genital Mutilation and their various training courses on Honour Based Violence, Forced Marriage & Female Genital Mutilation. Watch this space.