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If you are worried about a child for any reason, contact MASH on 020 8489 4470.

If you are making a referral: MashReferral@haringey.gov.uk

If you are calling between 5pm and 9am weekdays or anytime at the weekend, call the Emergency out-of-hours duty team on 020 8489 0000.

If you or a child is in immediate danger you should always phone 999.


Allegations Against Staff - LADO

Please use referral form for the LADO:

Contact LADO:

Email: LADO@haringey.gov.uk
T. 020 8489 2968

All allegations should be reported without delay to:

Haringey's Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO)
2nd Floor River Park House
N22 8HQ

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Professional Training

Current Training Calendar 2021/22

Child and Teenage Neglect Training (Level 3+) +

What is neglect and why is it important that we understand and know how to recognise it?

What does research tell us?

What are some of the key causes of neglect?

What are the key consequences of neglect?

How can we help and support families?

How can we safeguard children and young people, including teenagers (often a 'neglected' group)?

This is a Level 3+ course

Target audience: All Staff who work with children, young people and/or parents/ carers and have potential to contribute to the child-protection process

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CSE/CCE Awareness +

Learning outcomes.

At the end of the session we aim for you to have an awareness on the following:

  1. Definition of CSE
  2. Models of CSE, vulnerabilities and indicators.
  3. MACE and the Exploitation panel
  4. Referral process
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Early Recognition and Management of Fabricated or Induced Illness (FII) and Perplexing Presentations (PP) +

Course Aims: To outline the dynamics underlying FII so as to enable professionals to recognise and manage PP and FII, and to minimise harm.

Learning objectives:

  • How to recognise alerting signs to possible FII
  • How respond to alerting signs
  • Distinguishing between the need for immediate protection and a more open and measured approach
  • Implementing a protective, rehabilitation plan
  • When to refer to Children’s social care
  • Multidisciplinary work with the centrality of the paediatric role

Target audience: Community and hospital health care professionals including Paediatricians, GPs, child & adolescent mental health professionals. Social workers. Education staff. Professionals working in child protection

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Introduction to Alcohol Awareness +

  • How to identify risky drinking & conduct healthy conversations about alcohol.
  • Identify wider impacts to all members of the family.
  • Introduction to the Audit C Tool, how and when to use.
  • Tips and tricks on offering brief advice.
  • Attain an overview of Insightful families, detailing the support available to families who are worried about Alcohol.
  • Discuss referral pathways and additional support.
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Learning from Serious Case Reviews +

Learning outcomes:

  1. What is a SCR?
  2. What is the impact on your work?
  3. Learning points from SCR's nationwide
  4. Learning points from local SCR's
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Neglect Learning +

  • What is neglect and what does it look like?
  • How does neglect impact long term on the health and development of children
  • Listening to the voice of the child
  • Barriers and challenges to working with neglect
  • How can we make a difference?
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Parental Drug Misuse +

  • Awareness of how parental substance misuse impacts on children
  • Profile of drug use in Haringey
  • Services available
  • Referral process
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Safeguarding Level 3 +

This training is suitable for child protection leads and those responsible for child protection across the Haringey Safeguarding Children Partnership.

  • Explore differences between roles and responsibilities
  • Signs of Safety Model
  • Learn about and understand the child protection process
  • Explore thresholds in child protection
  • Explore & understand children’s needs within a safeguarding context
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Safer Recruitment +

Course Aims:

  • Advert writing
  • Job description development
  • Application process
  • Shortlisting process
  • Interview process
  • Checks and appointment
  • References
  • Induction process
  • Supporting staff to review policies and procedures

Learning objectives :

  • Support organisations to recruit and maintain a safe children’s workforce
  • Ensure that safer recruitment extends to safer practice

Target audience:

  • Supervisors & Managers
  • HR professionals
  • Interview panel members
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Social Care Thresholds +

This workshop is for newly qualified social workers, health visitors, school nurses, safeguarding leads and police working in Haringey.

By the end of the session participants will have an understanding of:

  • Our role and responsibility within a safeguarding context
  • Awareness of the child protection process
  • Re-enforce the Signs of Safety model in practice
  • Thresholds and risk assessment
  • Keeping the child the focus of the work
  • Keeping safe
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Understanding Domestic Abuse (Level 1) +

  • Introduction to domestic abuse and other forms of violence against women and girls
  • understanding coercive and controlling behaviour
  • signs of abuse
  • Responding safely to disclosures
  • signposting to VAWG service

    Who should attend:  Any front line worker

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    Understanding the impact of Domestic Abuse & how myths about DA lead to victim-blaming (Level 2) +


    • Impact of domestic abuse on a victim/survivor
    • Impact on children
    • Trauma and the brain
    • How myths about domestic abuse lead to victim-blaming
    • how to challenge myths to improve practice

    Attendees will need to have attended some basic DV Awareness training prior to this, such as level 1 DA VAWG training

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    SCR Workshop +

    The learning event will be opened by the HSCP Independent Chair, David Archibald and speakers will include senior Leaders across the Partnership.

    Target Group: This half day workshop is aimed at practitioners and managers in Children’s Services, health providers, education, voluntary, independent and other relevant agencies who work predominantly with children, young people and/or their parents/carers and who could contribute to assessing, planning, intervening and evaluating the needs of a child and parenting capacity where there are safeguarding concerns.

    Course Aim: To provide participants with the opportunity to explore learning from serious case reviews and learning reviews. This will include findings from local investigations and will consider the implications for local practice in Haringey across the Safeguarding Children’s Partnership.

    Learning Outcomes:

    By the end of the workshop participants will have:

    • Considered lessons from serious case reviews, learning reviews and the implications for practice
    • Examined information sharing in a multi-agency context
    • Gained an understanding of roles and responsibilities of organisations and practitioners in effective collaboration to safeguard children and young people
    • Considered barriers to taking learning into practice
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