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Webinar: Effective Detached Youth Work
September 11 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Detached youth work creates a unique environment for non-formal and social education to take place within the community.
This workshop considers developing effective street-based projects, setting and maintaining boundaries on the street, staying safe and working together effectively.
It also offers good practice guidelines, including staying safe on the streets, maintaining boundaries and confidentiality in public spaces and partnership work.
- Explore the process of mapping, assessing need and evidence based practice
- Understand risk and protective factors and ways that detached youth work can help build resilience in young people
- Setting and maintaining boundaries and confidentiality on the street
- Discuss detached youth workers and the law and how to stay safe
- Discuss evaluation and moving on successfully
Vanessa Rogers is a nationally acclaimed youth work trainer and author with experience of managing a wide range of services for young people (11-25), including early intervention, youth offending and targeted services. She is best known for creating practice-based educational resources for youth workers and teachers, published worldwide by Jessica Kingsley Publishers. These provide creative ways to engage young people in learning about traditionally emotive topics including relationships and sex (RSE), pornography and peer domestic abuse to develop the life skills to make healthy, positive choices.
She continues to work with young people across the UK on a commissioned basis, is a fellow of the Royal Society of Arts (RSA) and sits on the council for the Institute for Youth Work (IYW).
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