7 Steps to Safety is a Territory-designed, flexible and child-friendly kit that aims to help families give their children the skills and confidence to feel, and be, safe at home.

3 Hours
Free

The kit: 

  • provides information, activities and tips to help families identify circumstances that could place children at risk of harm and to develop strategies to prevent or deal with risky situations
  • aims to build resilience in children by helping them to gain skills and confidence in their ability to make decisions in a range of situations
  • provides information for families about preparing their children to stay home and be safe
  • builds on family strengths 
  • provides opportunities for families to work together in creating safe and positive environments for children
  • can be adapted to meet specific risk needs of individual families. 

The seven steps are:

Step 1 - Make your place safe

Step 2 - Cool tools for family rules

Step 3 - Feel safe with people

Step 4 - What's special about our family?

Step 5 - Emergency

Step 6 - Ready yet?

Step 7 - Make a care plan

The kit can be used with individual families, children, parent groups and communities. 

The workshop

Participants will learn about 7StepstoSafety and identify and practice ways they can use it in their work with families and caregivers. 

Who should attend?

This is an interactive workshop for anyone who works with families, caregivers and communities and wants to engage them in discussions and planning around children's safety.

N.B. Participants are required to print out a copy of the kit and bring it to the workshop.

Note re registrations:
If registering other staff members, please inform them of the venue address, any parking directions, and catering details (where relevant).
Please let NAPCAN know if unable to attend so we can contact people on our waiting list if required. 

For workshop that is Online: The terms and conditions of this training and certification require that all participants, including online attendees, must have their participation verifiable at all times. This requires that all participants keep their cameras on and remain present in front of their screen for the entire duration of the training. Participants may keep themselves muted unless requested to answer questions by the trainer to verify understanding. This may occur at any point during the training. If participants do not comply with these terms and conditions, they will be ineligible for certification.

 

 **A maximum of 3 people per organisation can register per ONLINE workshop** (does not apply to fee paying / group / private session)

 **A maximum of 5 people per organisation can register per FACE TO FACE workshop** (does not apply to fee paying / group / private session)

 

3 Hours, 09:00 AM ACST - 12:00 PM ACST

WINNGATE centre, NAPCAN office (NT)
  • Junction of Hickman St and Winnellie Road
  • Winnellie
  • Darwin
  • NORTHERN TERRITORY
  • 0820
  • Australia
  • Free
Register23 places remaining

3 Hours, 09:00 AM ACST - 12:00 PM ACST

WINNGATE centre, NAPCAN office (NT)
  • Junction of Hickman St and Winnellie Road
  • Winnellie
  • Darwin
  • NORTHERN TERRITORY
  • 0820
  • Australia
  • Free
Register25 places remaining