Safeguarding a Good Life Workshop

Improve outcomes for disabled people, adults at risk, whānau and families impacted by family violence and abuse

  • Dec 02
    2 days, Thu 09:30 AM - Fri 03:30 PM
    Christchurch
    Workshop
    • $150.00 excl. GST
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    Description

    Safeguarding a Good Life Workshop
    In 2020 NZDSN held an introductory Symposium to help participants, from within and connected to the disability community, to understand the Safeguarding Framework. NZDSN now invites you and others to attend a follow up two-day workshop to embed and action this understanding.
    Violence within families or whānau seriously impacts the health and wellbeing of all involved. Experiencing violence can be disabling, while use of violence is common against disabled people. In these workshops, we bring together disability, sexual and domestic violence, and health care sectors to develop a shared community understanding and actions to improve outcomes for those impacted by violence.
    To build upon understanding throughout the workshops we encourage organisations to register people who are committed to attending both days.

    Day 1
    Exploring issues of violence against disabled people, who is an adult at risk and the safeguarding framework
    Thursday 2nd December 2021
    9.30am – 3.30pm
    Morning tea and lunch provided
    Day 2
    Identifying key issues and developing an integrated community response
    Friday 3rd December 2021
    9.30am – 3.30pm
    Morning tea and lunch provided

    Venue: 
    Tait Technology Centre
    Tait Communications Campus
    245 Wooldridge Road, Harewood, Christchurch

    Please register by 5pm on Friday 19th November for catering purposes

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