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Training courses for adopters

We offer a series of informative sessions that are helpful and fun for prospective adopters and adoptive parents. 

Details of forthcoming course will be posted on this page when they are available. 

To reserve your place on a course complete our book a training course form.

Upcoming courses

Course title Summary Date
Growing up Adopted

Meet up with other adoptive parents and share views and experience in an informal and welcoming setting.


Understanding education health and care plans

Find out about education health and care plans, including eligibility critiera, statement of educational needs and support available. 


Theraplay for adopters

This course will enable you to consider the impact of a child's early years’ experience, how it can af-fect adoptive parents, support your child’s emotional needs and gain therapeutic parenting strategies to manage their presenting behaviours. 


LUVU2 play and drama workshop run by Pint Size Theatre

To raise awareness of Child Sexual Exploitation and internet safety to give young people good knowledge and understanding. 


Understanding your child's sensory needs

This course aims to look at sensory processing difficulties, behaviours you may see and strategies you can use to support the child.


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