Preparation for Practice Opportunities

Social Work Students preparing for their first practice placement have the opportunity to spend a few days with Families in Care gaining invaluable experience and insight into adoption and child protection process from birth parents' perspective.

The opportunities include:

  • Support and feedback from suitably qualified Practice Educator and social workers

  • Shadowing social workers

  • Training provided by birth parents

  • Group and one-to-one work with birth parents

  • Networking and visiting relevant agencies