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Seek, Listen To & Act: Developing Participation Skills to work with Young People Workshop

December 6 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm UTC+0

NCB ensures that children and young people’s views and experiences guide every aspect of our work, helping us to inform policy and practice in order to bring about lasting change for children and young people, families and communities.  We do this to fulfil our obligations for the promotion of the rights of all children and young people, recognising that young people are experts in their own lives and that their direct input into issues affecting them is critical in developing services which are fit for purpose.
 
NCB is pleased to offer you the opportunity to attend a workshop to develop your own knowledge, skills and understanding of participation work with children and young people.

This interactive workshop will use a mixture of input, discussion and role play, to help participants develop their own participation skills.

The workshop aims to do the following:

• To enable participants to have a greater understanding of the meaning of participation and exploring the NCB model of participation.
• To help participants identify which skills are necessary to work with young people.
• To enable participants to identify challenges of working with young people and identify some strategies for over coming these challenges.
• To assist participants in self-reflection of current practice within their organisations and learning from examples of good practice among the group

Participants will be given a resource pack to help further develop their own participation skills and those of their organisation.

If you are unable to use Eventbrite and require invoicing separately, please note that a £20.00 administration charge will be incurred.


If you register and do not attend, your registration fee will not be refunded unless you give advance warning of at least 7 working days.


Any queries, please contact Lisa McArthur - lmcarthur@ncb.org.uk T: 028 9087 5006



Venue

NICVA
61 Duncairn Gardens
Belfast, Northern Ireland BT15 2GB United Kingdom

Organizer

National Children’s Bureau

Locations

BELFAST ADDRESS
Catalyst Inc,
Titanic Quarter
Belfast
BT3 9DT
+44 2895 219365


LONDON ADDRESS
New Broad Street House
35 New Broad Street
London EC2M 1NH
+44 207 971 1002