Caring for Vulnerable Children

Develop an understanding of some of the approaches involved in caring for vulnerable children, with this free online course.

Course Summary

Why to enroll this course?

In times of austerity and shrinking public services, the task of identifying and caring for vulnerable children has never been more challenging.

And we’ll look at the particular skills involved in communicating with children and young people.

The knowledge you gain from this course may prompt you to explore or extend a career in child care or social work services.

You’ll also consider the role you play in responding to and caring for the children and young people who you encounter in different aspects of your life.

We hope to inspire and challenge you to think differently about how we, as a society, care for vulnerable children and the future lives we help them to create.