Presentation on theme: "Outcome 3 Evaluate ways of equipping children to assert their right to protection from abuse and exploitation."— Presentation transcript:
1 Outcome 3Evaluate ways of equipping children to assert their right to protection from abuse and exploitation
2 Agencies who work with children to assert their right to protection ChildlineChildren FirstSave The ChildrenWomen’s AidBarnardosThe Social Work DepartmentChildren’s Hearing SystemThe Police
3 Children In Scotland training staff supports families under stress protects children from harm and neglecthelps children recover from abusepromotes children's rights and interestscampaigns to change attitudes and laws related to child protectionoffers a free telephone helpline for parents
4 Individuals who work with children to assert their right to protection Social WorkersPolice Family Protection UnitsReporters to The Children’s PanelChildren’s Rights OfficersThe Children’s CommissionerSupport workers from voluntary organisationsStaff in Early Years settingsIs a voluntary organisation set up to campaign to promote and safeguard children’s rights in Scotland and provides a wide range of services:
5 Social Workersstaff provide advice, support, care and protection to children and familiesvulnerable adults and older people, in their own homes, in support services and in residential carecan work for a local authority or a voluntary organisationhave to follow laws and policies to support vulnerable peopleWork with other professionals to support families
6 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.