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Finalist!

Hertfordshire Business Awards 2016 – Finalist! We are so pleased to have recently been chosen as a Finalist in the Hertfordshire Business Awards 2016 Social Enterprise category! We evaluate all of our programmes and training with the children, parents, carers and...

Domestic Abuse Forum Conference

Stevenage & North Herts Domestic Abuse Forum have arranged a conference on Saturday 15th October 9am-1pm. Places are also open to people in other areas of Hertfordshire. We are delighted to have been invited to speak at the conference and have a stand. We hope you’ll...

Autumn 2016 Newsletter

What we've been up to The summer term was filled with training courses, delivering programmes to families and new and exciting ventures! We ran 6 Level 1 courses, and 100 new people discovered the value of Protective Behaviours for themselves and their work. 16 people...

Norris’s Blog (5)

This week I am writing about my little holiday in Suffolk. I have been working very hard with my friends at Families Feeling Safe, developing the programme for children and their parent or carer and I decided on a few days away by the sea. I was a bit nervous about...

Norris’s Blog (4)

It was our last session at St Andrews school on Friday and I was feeling really excited and happy as I had enjoyed the sessions with the children and their grown-ups. I felt very welcome in their school and they were so kind and friendly. I also felt a little bit sad...

Secondary school group for students with ADHD

The Head of Year 8 at a local secondary school approached Families Feeling Safe about running a Protective Behaviours group with some boys with ADHD. He had spent a lot of time investigating possible ways to support the boys who were all at risk of exclusion. Although...

Norris’s Blog (3)

On Friday I was feeling grumpy, grumpy, grumpy. I'm not really sure why, sometimes I just wake up like that and I felt hot and bothered. The children felt concerned about me and it was comforting to know that they care about me. I think they are a lovely group of...

Norris’s Blog (2)

I was at St Andrews School again on Friday with Tulip, Violet, Sue and Sally. It was a lovely sunny day and I was looking forward to having a day out. When we arrived at the school though, I got my “uh-oh” feelings and was feeling suddenly quite nervous about coming...

Norris says ‘Hello’

Norris has been thinking about his experience at St Andrews School in Stanstead Abbotts on Friday and would like to say: "I met some new people today at St Andrews Primary School in Stanstead Abbotts and I was a bit nervous. At first I felt worried about coming out of...

Herts for Learning Courses

Families Feeling Safe are working in Partnership with Herts for Learning and are providing 2 Level 1 (Foundation) training courses this term (in Stevenage & Hemel Hempstead). They are for all Primary and Secondary staff including SLT, Teachers and Teaching Assistants....