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Upcoming courses and events
 

Film screening- Black Sheep by York: Human Rights City

Outline Black Sheep is an award-winning film from the Aesthetica short film festival. The screening is being shown as part of Hate Crime Awareness Week and will be followed by a panel discussion. This is a free event.

When 18 October 2019

Where York

Booking Please visit the Eventbrite booking page to book your place.


Caring for separated and trafficked children

Outline This course will help participants recognise the signs and risks of exploitation, including trafficking, understand vulnerability, building trust and what help and support is available for separated children. This session is for social workers and supervising social workers supporting UASC.

When 28 November 2019

Where Leeds

Organisation Refugee Council

Booking To book a place or for more information, please contact sarah.botterill@migrationyorkshire.org.uk


 

Ongoing courses


Caring for children moving alone: protecting unaccompanied and separated children

Outline This course specifically focuses on the importance of considering the needs of unaccompanied and separated children and young people on the move, their circumstances and wishes. It is a free, six-week online course available to anyone and is offered in four languages: English, French, Spanish and Arabic.

For Suitable for all professionals working front line with unaccompanied and separated children.

Organisation Future Learn


Refugee Council training courses

Outline Refugee Council have several courses available to book in Leeds that cover topics such as introduction to caring for separated children and age assessing separated children and young people.

For professionals working with various migrant groups

Organisation Refugee Council

Location Leeds and London


SAFE training

Outline This course is designed for learners to gain a good understanding of the situation of unaccompanied and separated children, and an overview of their specific needs and knowledge on how to address them.

For There are e-learning courses for both professionals and foster carers.

Organisation the British Red Cross


Surviving to thriving - supporting young refugees

Outline Free training about working with unaccompanied asylum seeking children.

For Local authorities

When One day training sessions you can book for in-house.

Organisation British Red Cross [in partnership with the Refugee Council and UpRising]


Torture and the asylum and immigration system - free e-learning course

Outline The aim is to raise awareness about torture in the international human rights framework, and how this is relevant to migrants and asylum seekers in the UK. The course is split in to three online modules, and includes practical advice on how to seek accountability for torture.

For Community organisations and similar organisations without specialist legal knowledge 

Organisation REDRESS


Welcoming and supporting young refugees

Outline Migration Yorkshire are offering introductory information sessions for professionals and foster carers who are already or wanting to care for unaccompanied asylum seeking children across Yorkshire and Humber

For foster carers and supervising social workers

Booking For further information about when sessions are taking place in your area, please contact wyr@migrationyorkshire.org.uk 


 

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Your contact for Yorkshire and Humber

Dinah Beckett - Regional Asylum and Refugee Integration Manager


Phone: 0113 378 9012