Supporting Children and Families of Refugee Backgrounds in the Early Years

  • Jun
    17
    Wed, 17 Jun 04:00 PM - Wed, 17 Jun 06:00 PM in Online
    • Free
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  • Sep
    16
    Wed, 16 Sep 04:00 PM - Wed, 16 Sep 06:00 PM in Manningham
    • Free
  • Nov
    25
    Wed, 25 Nov 04:00 PM - Wed, 25 Nov 06:00 PM in Brunswick
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Description

This two hour workshop is recommended as the first professional development from Foundation House for those working with children and families in early childhood programs and services.


Content includes
  • The impact of refugee and asylum seeking experiences for young children and their families;
  • The impact of trauma on young children’s development and wellbeing;
  • The role of early childhood program and service providers in supporting recovery from trauma; and
  • Practical examples and strategies to use.

Suitable for

People working with children and families of refugee backgrounds within an early childhood program or service.
NO PRE-REQUISITE REQUIRED


Fee

Foundation House is able to offer professional development for those working with children and families in early years through the support of the Victorian Department of Education and Training, therefore there is no charge for this workshop.


Enquiries

Fran Tolhurst via email: tolhurstf@foundationhouse.org.au