Indigenous Perspectives Society

Family Support Worker Training


Family Support Worker Training provides Indigenous Child and Family Service Agencies the learning needed for Family Support Workers to establish respectful, collaborative relationships with community members.

The training experience explores both personal and professional values along with understanding the elements of a collaborative practice. In addition, Family Support Worker training reviews, communication skills, building rapport with community members, and examining conflict resolution strategies. Learning to relate to families through an Indigenous lens helps communities feel supported and valued.

Training Outcomes:
• Engaging Positively with Families
• Working Together Collaboratively
• Effective Conflict Resolution
• Identifying Indicators of Abuse and Neglect
• Review Required Documentation
• Understanding the Child and Family Community Services Act
• Court Orientation

Date: TBA
Cost: TBA
Location: TBA

*Participants are responsible for their own travel and accommodation

Tuition receipts are available on request

For more information contact:
Michele Oatman | Ext. 221
T: 250.391.0007