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Dear colleagues,

In this newsletter you will find a collection of upcoming webinars and free online courses, as well as events and vacancies. 

At our next webinar we will be talking about the Barnahus model and how to ensure an inclusive and child-friendly setup.

The webinar features keynote speakers Ann Lind-Liiberg from the Social Insurance Board of Estonia and Beata Wojtkowska from the Empowering Children Foundation in Poland.

Join the webinar to:

  • hear about the method and outcome of a consultation with children on their opinion of a service’s setup;
  • discuss ways to continually receive and integrate feedback from children, caregivers and professionals;
  • learn about the practicalities of planning, decorating and equipping a service.

Register for the webinar here or join us directly tomorrow at 3pm CET at this link.

Webinars

13 Sep 2018

Join us for a webinar on putting the child at the centre, where we will discuss ensuring an inclusive and child-friendly setup with a focus on Barnahus Quality Standards 1.2 Right to be heard and to receive information, and 4 Child Friendly...

20 Sep 2018

There is a range of ways to use legislation to enable the setup and success of the Barnahus. From full legislation to no legislation, having the perfect law in place is incredibly useful, yet not an absolute condition for establishing a well-...

20 Dec 2016

What is Barnahus? Barnahus (which literally means Children’s House) is a child-friendly, interdisciplinary and multi-agency centre for child victims and witnesses where children could be interviewed and medically examined for forensic purposes,...

Online courses

01 Oct 2018

If you work for children who are at risk of losing parental care or, children already in alternative care, then this course could be important for you.  You might be a social worker or a care worker.  You might be working for your government or...

01 Oct 2018

Discover tools and techniques to engage effectively with vulnerable children and young people.   Learn child-centred communication strategies to encourage children to talk.   Communicating effectively with...

10 Sep 2018

One of the reasons we want to understand human nature is so we can help people with psychological disorders. This course lays a foundation for understandings and further study in psychology. This course requires approximately 2 - 4 hours of study...

This online training tool - developed by TALE - is designed to support legal practitioners in making the legal process more sensitive to the rights and needs of child clients.  Children’s special and dependent status creates distinct difficulties...

Events

02 Oct 2018 to 05 Oct 2018

EUSARF (European Scientific Association on Residential and Family Care for Children and Adolescents) is a body of voluntary researchers on child welfare and protection concerned with the development and dissemination of knowledge in the field of...

15 Dec 2018 to 16 Dec 2018

The Bulgarian Family Therapy Association (BFTA) has opened registration for its Conference on Systemic Psychotherapy "20 Years Later: Local and Global". The event will celebrate 20 years of BFTA and will take place on December 15th and 16th, 2018 at...

Vacancies

19 Sep 2018

UNICEF Ukraine is looking for National Consultant on U-Report based in Ukraine (a position is open to Nationals of Ukraine only).  U-Report is a global UNICEF project aimed at strengthening youth participation. It is based on innovative, user-...

30 Sep 2018

The Pestalozzi Children’s Foundation (PCF) is a Swiss non-profit organisation which promotes peaceful cohabitation worldwide by empowering the most marginalised children and adolescents. The Foundation seeks to provide children and youth with access...