The National Youth Council of Ireland’s Child Protection Programme is hosting an information seminar on the 3rd December 2014 from 10 am – 4pm at the Aisling Hotel, Parkgate Street, Dublin 8.
The seminar will provide information on Tusla, The Child and Family Agency and local structures responding to welfare and protection concerns.
There have also been recent changes to the Garda vetting process, so it will provide information on Garda vetting legislation, amendments and developments in vetting, including e-vetting.
The draft programme is as follows:
- An overview of Tusla, Prevention, Partnership and Family Support by Fred McBride, Chief Operating Officer, Tusla, Child & Family Agency
- A Youth Organisations Experience of Local Area Structures by Cora Horgan, CEO, Tipperary Regional Youth Service
- Overview of Garda Vetting Legislation, Amendments and Implications by David Brennan, Department of Justice and Equality
- Developments in Garda Vetting including E – Vetting by Superintendent Sarah Meyler, Garda Central Vetting Unit
In advance of the on line booking facility opening in November, please email your expression of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org
This seminar will proceed subject to commencement of the Garda Vetting legislation.
If legislation is not commenced before the end of 2014, the seminar will be re-scheduled for 2015.