Specialist profile

Mrs Grace Sanders
Contact details
Business name: Cafcass
Limited company registered in: England and Wales
Company's registered number:


Address: Room 10
Richmond House
Edward Street
City: Truro
County: Cornwall
Postal Code: TR1 3AJ
Telephone: 07855490873
Professional information
Specialism: Children and families
Location: England: South West

I am a skilled social worker with over 10 years’ experience in child protection, and private and public law. The specialist areas I have covered include working with families where there are high levels of conflict, mental health difficulties, domestic abuse, alcohol and drug misuse, and child abuse and neglect. I have worked across different social work teams, including fostering/adoption and young people with complex needs. I am one of the directors of 'Can You Hear Me' - a service that delivers supervised contact and private assessments, accessed by courts, solicitors, local authorities and parents/carers. I am passionate about direct work with children and ensuring their voice is heard.

I work with: Advocacy, Coaching/ mentoring of parents (families), Coaching/ mentoring of social workers, Court assessments, Direct work with families and carers, Direct work with service users, Government offices, Inter-agency working, Local authority departments, Placements, Post placement contract, Practice assessment, Private/ independent sector, Solicitors, Supervision

BA (Hons) Degree in Social Work and post qualifying awards in advanced social work practice.

Professional registrations: Social Work England
Extra skills:

Achieving Best Evidence interviews; registered practitioner for Restorative Justice and volunteer for 'Make Amends'; trained in drug and alcohol testing and can provide this service; life story work.