Hear’s just a few testimonials from staff and support workers following Safeguarding: Domestic Abuse and the Effects on Children training at Lakeside, Birmingham in December 2014.



Delegates were asked; “What would you tell a friend or colleague about this training?” 

The affects of domestic abuse has on children 0-18yrs and how we use incorporate the ‘tapping technique’ into our daily roles.

Parent Support Advisor


Very concise training. To have the knowledge & understanding of the impact of domestic abuse on a woman & the full impact on the children in young life & later life

Family Support Worker


Very interesting training course. Learn something new every time.

Family Support Worker


That it is informative, gives good understanding of all aspects of domestic abuse, especially todays session; effects on the children.

Family Support Worker


Empowering! Must do it fantastic programme!

Family Support Co-ordinator


This training gives you creative ideas & tools to use with families. Some of them may need to be adapted, but overall they would be beneficial for the families using our services.

Senior Early Years Outreach Work


Very good training, good tools to use. Workbooks are good & informative.

Family Support Worker


EFT tool, long term impact of abuse on children is far reaching.
Family Support Worker


Very interesting course with lots of useful facts. I have learnt a lot more about the impact this has on the children & will be able to use the information at school.
Learning Mentor


That my ideas of how to work with young children have been increased & I feel more confident to implement them.

Early Years Outreach Worker


Very informative. Great material to use after the training.

Locality Manager


“It is professional & sincere, not patronising & not lead by the trainers agenda. It will be useful.”
Family Support Worker


An interesting training, that is informative & makes you start to consider whether domestic abuse is an element with the families we are working with, even if it is not overt.
Community Nursery Nurse


“The training is very beneficial to my practice & colleagues. As we work directly with families and complete 121 work with the children around emotions, the tapping activities will be used! Thankyou.”
High Level Family Support Worker


“It is very informative & gives you a greater understanding of the effects on the children. Also, the toolkit provided can be used with different groups within my setting.”

Family Support/Mentor


Very informative & interesting.
Family Support Worker


I think everybody should have access to the Freedom Programme to have a better understanding of domestic abuse and the effects on the children and women suffering in domestic abuse realtionships.

Family Support