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Adoption Support Training

Designed to help professionals who support adopters to care for vulnerable children and young people who have suffered abuse and traumatic events.

The Home Inventory

Designed to assess the quality of parenting and the home environment, this user-friendly tool is suitable for a range of ages and situations.

Communicating With Young People Apps
C&FT have developed three communication and assessment apps for use with children and young people for use on the iPad.
Childhood Neglect
Access the free training and development materials developed through the project.

Working to promote child-centred, evidence-based assessment and intervention with children and families

Our expertise is in:

  • designing innovative approaches to analysis, planning and intervention
  • developing evidence-based, standardised assessment tools
  • providing flexible, child-centred training for practitioners and managers working with children and families
  • training agency-based trainers.

We work across the UK, the Republic of Ireland, mainland Europe and further afield with:

  • professionals in health, children’s social care, education and the police
  • statutory and voluntary agencies.
Conference Materials
View C&FT presentations from the 14th ISPCAN European Regional Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect, Bucharest, Romania 2015 and the 10th Asia Pacific Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect (APCCAN) Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 2015
Hope for Children and Families Programme
DfE funded the Child and Family Training Hope for Children and Families Programme to enhance the quality of direct work to improve outcomes for children, in particular those being neglected.