Transitions and Endings

Date & Time:

Thursday 27 February 2020 (09:45 - 13:15)

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Sutton Civic Offices, G2, St Nicholas Way, Sutton, SM1 1EA


Target Group / Level

All Foster Carers

Course Overview

This course focuses on building resilience in children to grow stronger and help them manage transition and endings in their life. It explores the impact of children being exposed to painful and traumatic events at different stages in their development and childhood. It aims to provide foster carers with an improved understanding and practical tools to build resilience in children and help them make successful transitions.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course, participants will be able to: 
• Understand the meaning of transitions in the lives of children and young people and the range of responses to help them build resilience. 
• Have gained an understanding of the impact of secure and insecure attachment patterns on the child’s or young person’s ability to deal effectively with transitions and endings. 
• Have recognised the importance of planned transitions and endings and how these can impact on the foster child, carer and their family 
• Have a greater understanding of how to help traumatised children and young people to face change and loss 
• Have gained an understanding of how to assist a child or young person to create a positive script’ around transitions and endings 
• Know how to promote positive transitions through a range of strategies and techniques. 

Sector LimitAvailable
AdopterNo Limit
Education - Cognus0
Education - Early Years0
Education - Other0
Education - Schools/Colleges0
Foster CarerNo Limit
HousingNo Limit
LBS Adults/Childrens - All Age Disabilites0
LBS Housing and RegenerationNo Limit
LBS Other0
LBS People Adults - Admiral Nurses0
LBS People Adults - Carshalton Locality0
LBS People Adults - Clinical Health0
LBS People Adults - Heads of Service0
LBS People Adults - Hospital Pathway0
LBS People Adults - Learning Disabilities0
LBS People Adults - Other0
LBS People Adults - START0
LBS People Adults - Sutton and Cheam Locality0
LBS People Adults - Transitions0
LBS People Adults - Wallington Locality0
LBS People Children's - Adoption and Permanence0
LBS People Children's - Blue Locality0
LBS People Children's - Children with Disabilities0
LBS People Children's - Court0
LBS People Children's - Director / Assistant Director0
LBS People Children's - Early Help0
LBS People Children's - Fostering0
LBS People Children's - Green Locality0
LBS People Children's - Heads of Service0
LBS People Children's - Integrated Childrens Services0
LBS People Children's - Leaving Care Team0
LBS People Children's - Looked After Children0
LBS People Children's - MASH0
LBS People Children's - Other0
LBS People Children's - Placements0
LBS People Children's - QA0
LBS People Children's - RAS0
LBS People Children's - Red Locality0
LBS People Children's - Sutton Inclusion & Support0
LBS People Children's - Targeted Youth Support0
LBS People Children's - Youth Offending Team0
NHS - Clinical Commissioning Group0
NHS - Community Services0
NHS - Hospital0
NHS - Other0
OtherNo Limit
Private - Domiciliary Care0
Private - Nursing Home0
Private - Other0
Private - Residential Home0
RBK Shared ServiceNo Limit
Supported LivingNo Limit
Sutton Housing Partnership0


Booking has now closed for this event.

Further Information:


Joy Broadhurst - Family Action

Venue Details:

Sutton Civic Offices, G2, St Nicholas Way, Sutton, SM1 1EA

(020 8770 5000)