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Dates:

18th October 2021 (10am-2.30pm) NOW FULLY BOOKED

Please  contact us  if you would like to be added to our waiting list for the next session

Venue:

Online via Zoom

This training is for:

Professionals who would like to set up a new online or face to face sibling group (who have experience of working with children in groups) and sessional workers/volunteers involved in groups

Purpose of the training:

To equip participants with information about how to structure sessions and run suitable activities, giving them the confidence and knowledge needed to set up a sibling group for children aged 7 upwards

Participants will gain:

  • A clear rationale for running online support sessions
  • Information on how to structure a sibling support group
  • Recreational and discussion activity ideas for your group
  • Information on good practice for sibling group leaders

NB  The course is aimed at the people who will be doing the actual groupwork with the children, rather than service managers or researchers.

Participant feedback

Gives confidence to run a group, full of tips, knowledge and ideas, F Swaby, Families in Focus

Brilliant. Insightful, fun and informative, Amy, Autism East Midlands

Fabulous – a must do, Ceinwen Pritchard, Ty Gobaith House Hospices

Like the way the training was very participative and had lots of games, Lorna Fennick, WDC Young Carers

Full of interesting ideas that makes me feel excited about setting up a sibling group

Lots of practical activity ideas that don’t cost money!

Given me the confidence to know I will be able to lead a group