Children with Disabilities & Complex Needs


This course is designed to raise awareness of and to begin to develop strategies for safeguarding children with disabilities

Target Audience

Anyone working with children with disabilities

How long is the Course?

1 day

Course Outcomes

By the end of the course, participants will have:

  • Identified why disabled children and young people are more vulnerable to harm
  • Considered some of the different ways disabled children and young people might communicate and the implications of this for keeping them safe
  • Illustrated what gets in the way of professionals communicating and sharing concerns
  • Challenged some of the myths/obstacles that prevent effective inter-agency communication
  • Begun to identify good practice in safeguarding disabled children and young people

“Excellent delivery, resources & discussion” – Senior Practitioner, Dudley

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