We are delighted to introduce a new “in-house” commissioned training session on Safer Caring in Fostering.
This training session is aimed to help participants realise The Promise’s ambition that children stay where they feel loved and safe and receive the support they need to thrive. A robust safer caring approach can ensure children and young people’s needs remain central to providing a safe and loving home.

New Training Topic Regarding Sibling Placement

With new legislation and regulations around placing brothers and sisters becoming operational on 26 July 2021, AFKA Scotland has developed training on “Assessing Brothers and Sisters and Making Decisions about Caring Arrangements” which provides opportunity to examine the legislation, research and tools available for making good assessments and decisions for siblings. Demand has been very …

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Supporting the Workforce: Learning for Newly Qualified Social Workers

Block of 6 sessions, run over a 10 week period from 9.00am–11.30am;  August – November 2023 – participants should attend each session. AFKA Scotland has developed a new model of online training to support newly qualified social workers and those newer to Children and Families social work to evidence learning in their supported year and to …

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