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Training by other organisations

The resources and training opportunities on this page are provided by other organisations and are open to all authorised carers in NSW.

While we seek to include content which may be helpful in your journey as a carer, guardian or adoptive parent, this does not replace professional help in any area of caring and protecting self and others. Courses are for educational purposes only. 

Please speak with a member of the My Forever Family NSW, Carer Support Team 1300 782 975 or your agency/DCJ case manager if you have questions or issues relating specifically to your situation.  

October 2020

CatholicCare: Children and Anxiety - Campbelltown and Wollongong

Do you care for a child who experiences anxiety? Join one of these sessions to explore:

  • What is anxiety?
  • How we respond when children are anxious
  • Practical strategies to support children with anxiety
  • Self-care for carers

Date: Tuesday 13 October, 6:00-8:00pm

Venue: CatholicCare, 35A Cordeaux Street, Campbelltown

RSVP: Sharon Wallace, phone 0409 734 037 or sharonw@catholiccare.dow.org.au


Date: Thursday 15 October, 10:00-12:00pm

Venue: CatholicCare, 25-27 Auburn Street, Wollongong

RSVP: Bianca Skehan, phone 0439 424 323 or biancas@catholiccare.dow.org.au

Office of the Children's Guardian - Promoting Youth Participation in Organisations
Free webinar celebrating Children's Week

Date: Tuesday 27 October 2020, 1.00pm-2.30pm

Venue: Online

Do you want to improve the way you work with young people? Would you like to find ways for young people to have more meaningful participation in your organisation? Do you want ideas on how to implement Child Safe Standards 1, 2 and 4? Then this webinar is for you!

Central to the Child Safe Standards are ways organisations can embed children and young people’s voice and meaningful participation. Join us to hear from some amazing speakers who will share their knowledge on best practice for engaging young people and get some inspiration on how you can get young people to feel heard and empowered in your organisation.

Register here