Category Archives: Sarah’s Blog

8 reasons why creative training works

Are you looking for safeguarding experts that provide creative, engaging training workshops? Take a look at our infographic below on 8 reasons why our attendees love Athena’s approach…


Whether it’s training courses in safeguarding children or adults or for DSO’s, … Read more

£10,000 raised for ovarian cancer research

We have held many different fundraising events and this week we donated £10,000 to The Christie for ovarian cancer research.

ovarian cancer research

Representatives giving the donation (in the picture – are left to right Shirley Nesbit, Susan Rudolph, Philippa Fledman, Professor Gorden … Read more

15 reasons to love safeguarding training!

We certainly love safeguarding training, but here’s 15 reasons why our attendees love it too! Click on our infographic below.


At Athena, we take pride in training staff and volunteers to make sure they can safeguard children, young people and Read more

The biggest trends in safeguarding in the housing sector in the past year


In the last few years we have worked with many local and national housing providers delivering safeguarding training and consultancy services.

Working in partnership with the housing sector is a passion of mine, as I set up one of the … Read more

15 undeniable reasons to love creative safeguarding training


In any situation we have the choice of what to focus on. Experiential training methods including creativity and spontaneity for one, stop us being bored and bring in the element of fun. Furthermore, it helps us focus on the learning … Read more