News & events

23 Apr

💻 Managing Difficult Behaviours - Training (TBC)

10:00 am - 2:30 pm
This session will explore the challenges in behaviour; from the development of a crisis to how to respond appropriately.
25 Apr

First Aid *Practical Only* (Dumfermline) - Training

All Day
We are delighted to offer face-to-face First Aid sessions in each office which will cover both First Aid theory & practical training, including crisis management, CPR & wound management
26 Apr

💻Drugs Awareness - Training

10:30 am - 1:00 pm
The course will cover - common drugs that are used by adults and young people today, how they affect your body physically, who will be impacted in the wider community and the Police and courts response to drugs.
10 May

💻 Carer Induction - Training

10:30 am - 1:00 pm
This training covers the policies, procedures, the role, safer caring, recording, general admin and offers a fantastic opportunity to meet other new carers and form relationships in a relaxed setting.
13 May

💻 Trauma Informed Parenting Workshop - Training

10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Suzanne Scott brings to her workshops a wealth of experience in working closely alongside children who have suffered extreme trauma.
21 May

💻 Loss & Grief - Training

10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Join Winston’s Wish and their bespoke Swiis training where carers will be offered the opportunity to better understand the support the bereaved young people require.
28 May

💻 Life Story Work

10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Attendees will be offered an insight into the process, learn about some playful tools and consider the benefits of children and young people understanding their own unique stories.
30 May

☕Carer Coffee Morning and Pot Luck Lunch

10:30 am - 1:00 pm
Join us for a carer coffee morning and pot luck Lunch at the Swiis Foster Care Glasgow office
31 May

💻 Understanding Attachments - Training

10:00 am - 2:00 pm
This one day interactive session, delivered via webinar, will offer attendees a broad awareness of Attachment Theory and its importance in relation to children and young people who are care experienced.
06 Jun

💻Keeping Kids Safe from Exploitation - Training

10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Join our external trainer Julia Tiplady in a developmental session to increase attendees understanding of Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE) and Child Criminal Exploitation (CCE).

Swiis newsletters

The Swiis regional newsletters keep you informed of news, events and any changes to your Swiis team. They also include updates on holiday events, acknowledgements of the wonderful achievements of children and young people, and celebrations of our new and existing foster carers.