SURREY COUNTY COUNCIL: Boosting family resilience using a family safeguarding approach

09:45 - 11:00

In this masterclass, Surrey County Council will share how its social workers are using a family safeguarding approach to foster effective family resilience that enables more children to live safely with their families. Attend to learn:

  • The lessons from the evidence behind Surrey’s family safeguarding approach
  • How social workers can use motivational interviewing techniques to support families
  • The critical role of the children’s social care front door in building resilient families
  • How Surrey’s Community Vision supports practice in developing family resilience

Dave Hill, executive director for children, families, lifelong learning and culture, Surrey County Council

Patricia Denney, director of quality and performance, Surrey County Council

Jacquie Burke, director of safeguarding and family resilience, Surrey County Council

Tina Benjamin, director for corporate parenting, Surrey County Council