Child Protection In Action

Plans for children in 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:

5 @SAW


R300 p.p

Upcoming Dates:

4 November 2023