Child Protection In Action

Alternative Care

Sanet Viljoen
Workshop Presenter

Workshop outcomes

To empower participants regarding ethical responsibilities towards the profession, child protection and plans for children in alternative care.

  • To keep abreast of the current trends, research and developments in the profession with different partners in social work/child protection.
  • To understand the legislation prescribing the plans for children in alternative care.
  • To understand the theory and application of child participation.
  • To understand the theoretical underpinnings when assessing children and compiling the plans.
  • To be empowered with knowledge regarding the different plans.
  • To enable participants to be able to compile plans for children in alternative care.

Workshop Content

The workshop consists of 5 modules:

Module 1:  Ethics

Module 2:  Legislation

Module 3:  Child participation and assessment

Module 4:  Theoretical underpinnings

Module 5:  Plans

  • Permanency plans
  • Care Plan
  • Individual Developmental Plan
  • Foster Care Plan
  • Independent Living Plan
About this course:
CPD Points:

17 @SAW & SW


R700 p.p

Upcoming Dates:

10 - 12 October 2023