Child and Family Training
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.

Regional Seminars

Hope for Children and Families Programme
The Department for Education funded the Child and Family Training (C&FT) Hope for Children and Families Programme to enhance the quality of direct work to improve outcomes for children, in particular those being neglected.

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.


Childhood Neglect
Access the free training and development materials developed through the project.



Eradicating Childhood Neglect Conference, July 2013
View video clips of all the guest speakers presentations from the conference.