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These seminars are a partnership between Child, Youth and Family and Child Matters.

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"Working Together for Vulnerable Kids"

Child, Youth and Family 9.00am - 3.00pm

'Working Together' one day seminars are free.

These seminars are an opportunity to create a child protection network in your community. Exploring the current landscape of child protection, what defines a vulnerable child and the role each person has in keeping children safe this seminar provides a great foundation in how to work together for vulnerable kids. These seminars are designed for professionals working with children, including teachers, health workers, and social service providers. In the seminar you learn about:

  • Understand your role in supporting vulnerable children, and keeping them safe
  • Understand what to look out for
  • Gain a working knowledge of how to respond to vulnerable children
  • Understand the Vulnerable Children Act & Children’s Action Plan
  • Understand the process when Child, Youth and Family receive a report of concern
  • Build a network with others in your community

For more information on this seminar or discuss all our training options please contact Child Matters.


Working together for vulnerable kids for general practitioners has been endorsed by The Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners (RNZCGP) and has been approved for up to  5.2 credits CME for the General Practice Educational Programme (GPEP) Years 2 and 3 and Maintenance of Professional Standards (MOPS) purposes.

Click here to enrol on a CYF "Working Together for Vulnerable Kids" seminar.