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Training & Events

Stay up-to-date and informed with our training sessions and events.

We run regular training and events dedicated to improving sexual and reproductive health for BAME people in Lambeth, Southwark and Lewisham.

Training

These are training sessions for professionals working in Lambeth, Southwark, and Lewisham.

Contraception & FAQs

Date: 20th April 2021
Time: 10.30 – 12.30 BST
Place: Webinar

This session aims to:

  • Improve your knowledge of contraception
  • Explore the advantages and disadvantages of different methods of contraception
  • Ensure that you know how to access local health and support services in Lambeth, Southwark, and Lewisham
  • This session aims:
    • To increase your knowledge on contraception
    • Answer the main FAQs that people have around contraception
    • To explore the advantages and disadvantages of different methods of contraception
    • To ensure that you know how to access local health and support services in Lambeth, Southwark, and Lewisham

Consent & the Law

Date: 27th April 2021
Time: 3.30pm – 5.30pm
Place: Webinar

This 3-hour training session will include:

  • Session 1: Sex & Law -Consent and sexual boundaries-Law on transmission (reckless transmission)-Sexual assault-Sexting-Revenge Porn-Undocumented people health

Long Acting Reversible Contraception (LARC)

Date: 29th April 2021
Time: 10.30 – 12.30 BST
Place: Webinar

This session aims:

  • To increase your knowledge on Long-Acting Reversible Contraception (LARC)
  • To explore the advantages and disadvantages of different methods of LARC contraception
  • To ensure that you can support your clients through awareness of local support services in Lambeth, Southwark, and Lewisham

STI Awareness

Date: 12th May 2021
Time: 10.30 – 12.30 BST
Place: Webinar

This 3-hour training session aims to:

• Increase your knowledge on STIs

• Empower you to effectively discuss sexual health with your clients

• Increase your awareness of local sexual health services in Lambeth, Southwark and Lewisham and how to access home testing

Sexual Violence Awareness

Date: 19th May 2021
Time: 11am – 1pm
Place: Webinar

By the end of the session you will:

• Define the terms of sexual violence

• Learn about some Statistics and how sexual violence affects Black and Minority Ethnic populations

• Hear from survivors and how to support survivors of sexual violence

• Services in Lambeth, Southwark and Lewisham

HIV Awareness

Date: 26th May 2021
Time: 11am – 1pm 
Place: Webinar

By the end of the session you will:

• Understanding the difference between HIV and AIDS

• How HIV is transmitted and how to reduce the risk

• HIV prevalence in Lambeth, Southwark, and Lewisham

• HIV in BME populations in Lambeth, Southwark, and Lewisham

• Barriers to care – Stigma and discrimination

• Advances in treatment and testing options

• Where to go for help, advice and testing.

• PrEP, PEP and U=U

Community Events 

These events are open to those living, working or studying in Lambeth, Southwark or Lewisham.

HIV & STIs

Date: 5 April 2021
Time: 10.30-11.30am
Place: Webinar

In this session we will cover:

  • Bacterial, Parasitic and Viral STIs
  • Common Symptoms
  • Treatment
  • Impact of Untreated STIs on Fertility
  • HIV Transmission Modes
  • Preventative HIV/STI Methods
  • Where to get tested

Reproductive Health and Contraception

Date: 27 April 2021
Time: 14.00-2.30pm BST
Place: Webinar

Save your space! We’ll be convening a local discussion of contraception and reproductive health as it impacts Black communities during the Pandemic.

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