Family violence: the real impact on children (Horsham)

May 24, 2018
9:00 am - 1:30 pm

This half-day session focuses on the trauma experience of family violence and how it impacts children and young people’s development and behaviour. As a foster or kinship carer, you will practice managing difficult conversations and responding to challenging behaviour which may be related to family violence. You will also take home practical information on services to support those who’ve experienced family violence.

During this session you will:

  • understand what family violence is
  • understand the impact of domestic violence on children and young people
  • discover support options for those who experience family violence
  • gain insight into the how you can help children exposed to domestic violence to recover from trauma and develop resilience

Presented by the Children's Protection Society and hosted by Wimmera Uniting Care.


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