Your chance to shape the first ever National Safeguarding Training Standards

Consultation is now underway on Wales’ first ever National Safeguarding Training Standards. Developed in line with the Wales Safeguarding Procedures, the draft standards have been designed to help make sure everyone in Wales who needs it gets consistent and high-quality safeguarding training. Specifically, the project will ensure that: organisations incorporate the standards for practitioners into… Continue reading Your chance to shape the first ever National Safeguarding Training Standards

GamCare Women and Gambling-Related Harm Training

Working together to raise awareness, address stigma, and reduce gambling related harms experienced by women WOMEN AND GAMBLING Gambling-related harm can be very hidden and the signs, such as debt, depression and anxiety, may not immediately suggest that gambling is the cause. Women make up over 80% of affected others who call the National Gambling… Continue reading GamCare Women and Gambling-Related Harm Training

Safeguarding Addiction Webinar Session

Learn more about Gwent NGage and ARA at this Addiction Webinar, and the process you need to engage and refer. This session was on Tuesday 30th November 2021, was hosted by Torfaen Voluntary Alliance, and was presented by Catherine Smith from NGage and Lindsey Anne-Taylor from Recovery4All. https://youtu.be/PT2FVfWZrf4 NGage Referral Form NGage Presentation DUST Assessment… Continue reading Safeguarding Addiction Webinar Session

It’s National Safeguarding Week

Safeguarding Week is an annual, national campaign focusing on a wide range of safeguarding issues affecting our communities in Wales – in 2021, it runs from 15th – 19th November. Each of the Regional Safeguarding Boards co-ordinate a programme of educational and awareness raising activities and events, aimed at the public and professionals. Each region decides on… Continue reading It’s National Safeguarding Week

Could you spot the signs of abuse? New all Wales safeguarding training launched today

A new Wales Safeguarding Procedures interactive online training module goes live today to help people across Wales spot signs of abuse or neglect. Launched as part of National Safeguarding Week 2021, the training module is aimed at those working in the public and third sectors in particular. Victoria Crocker, Third Development Co-ordinator of TVA said:… Continue reading Could you spot the signs of abuse? New all Wales safeguarding training launched today