A sample of volunteer job roles expected to attend Safe Children Conference 2019
Provider of family or group family day care
Employee or volunteer in a residential care facility for children
Day care centre worker
Emergency medical technician
Safe Children Conference 2019 | Summary Program
One day, multiple benefits:
As a volunteer working with children creating a safe child environment is paramount for the children you work with. You play a key part in the delivery of child services delivering a variety of expertise in your community and/or organisation to achieve better outcomes for children. Without your dedication and generosity, communities and organisations could not do the work. You need a sound reason to attend the Safe Children Conference, we understand time is precious to you, taking this one day to learn, stay up to date and reflect will have a lasting affect on you and the children you work with.
The Safe Children Conference is run by CAPS (Child Abuse Prevention Service) a non-religious, non-political, non-government benevolent organisation. It arms delegates with tools to create a safe child environment as well as Government updates and the latest information from The Children’s Guardian, The National Office for Child Safety and Child Wise. Key conference take homes include:
Get a clear understanding of the National Principles for Child Safe Organisations and how to implement them effectively
If you are participating in continuing education the Safe Children Conference supports this by awarding delegates with six live contact hours.
The aim of the Safe Children Conference’s prevention and treatment breakout sessions is to help volunteers create an environment that promotes the empowerment of children.
The breakout sessions will also make a difference to help volunteers identify and report abuse cases more readily.
Keep up to date with frameworks and strategies identified in Royal Commission Report
o Reviewing of the National Office for Child Safety
o Redress Scheme updates
o NSW State Government responses
o The Children's Guardian, NSW Children’s Guardian Ms Janet Schorer will present in the morning of the conference.