Working for a better future and outcomes for our children
SNAICC - National Voice for our Children - Upcoming Training Programs
SNAICC Training Programs
Child Protection, Family Violence and Community Support
Stronger, Safer, Together
Intensive and Targeted Family Support
This program develops skills and understanding of intensive family support work, designed to address multiple and/or complex needs and assist families to build their capacity to care for and protect Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children. This workshop will explore good practice learning, practice and reflection for workers providing intensive family support services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families with multiple and complex needs.
Through Young Black Eyes (TYBE)
This well-established program builds participant’s confidence and skills, as well as community capacity for running community based workshops using the Through Young Black Eyes Workshop kit. Participants discuss and learn about issues and running programs relating to family violence, trauma, child abuse and neglect in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities.
Safe for Community
Recognising and Responding to Family Violence
This workshop is designed as an introductory program for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander workers and non -Indigenous workers in the community sector working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people affected by family violence. The focus includes working with the whole community, children and young people, women and men.
Participants include family violence workers, child protection, out-of-home care, social housing, early childhood, youth work and related fields. Participation in the workshop is also encouraged for non-Indigenous workers who engage with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and young people affected by family violence and trauma.
Safe for Kids
Working with Children and Young People who have Experienced Family Violence
Develop a culturally safe approach and practice framework for working with Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander children & young people who have experienced Family Violence, abuse and neglect.
Safe for Women
Develop a culturally safe approach and practice framework for working with Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander women and their children who have experienced Family Violence and abuse.
Safe and Healthy Men
This workshop improves the skills and knowledge required to work with and engage Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander men who use violence in the home and to assist them to:
- To heal and become stronger and healthier men
- Keep their families safe from violence & abuse;
- To take responsibility and be held accountable for their use of violent and abusive behaviour;
- To work towards changing their violent behaviour
- To focus on their parenting role and value their children & young people’s well being
If you would like more information, please contact Dave Ellis: SNAICC Training Manager on 03 9489 8099.