Presentation on theme: "Outcome 3 Evaluate ways of equipping children to assert their right to protection from abuse and exploitation."— Presentation transcript:
Outcome 3 Evaluate ways of equipping children to assert their right to protection from abuse and exploitation
Agencies who work with children to assert their right to protection Childline Children First Save The Children Womens Aid Barnardos The Social Work Department Childrens Hearing System The Police
Children In Scotland training staff supports families under stress protects children from harm and neglect helps children recover from abuse promotes children's rights and interests campaigns to change attitudes and laws related to child protection offers a free telephone helpline for parents
Individuals who work with children to assert their right to protection Social Workers Police Family Protection Units Reporters to The Childrens Panel Childrens Rights Officers The Childrens Commissioner Support workers from voluntary organisations Staff in Early Years settings Is a voluntary organisation set up to campaign to promote and safeguard childrens rights in Scotland and provides a wide range of services:
Social Workers staff provide advice, support, care and protection to children and families vulnerable adults and older people, in their own homes, in support services and in residential care can work for a local authority or a voluntary organisation have to follow laws and policies to support vulnerable people Work with other professionals to support families
Programmes that equip children to assert their right to protection Kidscape is a national charity committed to keeping children safe from abuse. Kidscape works with children and young people under the age of 16, their parents/carers, and those who work with them. Kidscape offers a wide range of services including a helpline, booklets and videos, workshops for staff and confidence building sessions for children who have been bullied. The founder of Kidscape developed a training programme for children based around the idea of Run, Yell, Tell with stories, videos and activities for children of all ages.