Understanding Social Care Work Service (Dec 5th, 2018)

70,000.00 52,500.00



Understanding Social Care Work Service

In developed countries, social workers are trained professionals whose responsibilities cut across all spheres of human activities. Social workers therefore aim at helping individuals, families and groups of people to help them overcome cope with different psychological problems facing them.

It is therefore, not uncommon to find social workers working with: families, children, the elderly, psychiatric and medical patients.

They work in schools, social security outfits, communities, industries, rehabilitation centres, in emergency situations and in the various camps especially those of the internally displaced people. It is worthy of note that social workers are equally capable of working in the areas of research, policy/programme formulation, analysis and implementation.

However, as important as the services being provided by this group of professionals are, they still need to be exposed to training and re-training so as to advance their knowledge and increase their skills, effectiveness and efficiency.

It needs emphasizing that a good number of personnel working in various organisations, public and private have their academic/professional qualification in areas other than social work and this makes the training programme being proposed above all the more imperative relevant and urgent.


Course Objectives

The objective of the training programme is in two fold:

  • To promote and expose social work professionals to various developments in social work practice so as to increase their knowledge and skills.
  • To expose those social work personnel with academic/ professional background to the salient components social work service enhance their professional growth and development in the social work career.

Course Contents:

Module I:        Family Casework

Module II:       Social work in the psychiatric and medical settings

Module III:     Understanding correctional centres for young offenders (criminal & civil)

Module IV:     Problems of domestic violence, child abuse and sexual abuse and counselling of victims batterers/abusers and their family members

Module V:       Working with children/young adults

Module VI:     Understanding the psychological and emotional problems of children/person.

Target Participant

  • This course is ideal for Social Workers / Social Welfare officers working in:
  • Rehabilitation Homes
  • Hospitals
  • Correctional Centres
  • Secondary Schools

Time Frame/Duration

The duration for the training program will be one (1) day.

Course Fee

The course fee per participant is N52, 500.00(Fifty-two Thousand, Five Hundred naira). The fee covers the consultant/professional fee, course manual (both soft &hard copies), writing materials and certificates of participation.

Date: December 5, 2018                            

Time:    9.00am – 5.00pm


18B, Bayo Ajayi Street. off Hakeem Balogun Street, Agidingbi,
Ikeja, Lagos. P.O. Box 5538. Alausa, Ikeja, Lagos.


Register for the course by paying into our bank account on or before Nov 30, 2018


ACCT NAME: DACA Consults Limited

ACCT NUMBER: ACCESS Bank Plc – 0692804007

Send your Name, organization and scanned copy of your teller to


For more info: call any of these numbers: 08052774289, 08051034040





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