8th March 2022, 9:45am to 2:00pm
- Domestic abuse
About this event
This training is for practitioners supporting Lambeth residents only.
Trainer: Asha, Refuge, Gaia
Asha is a South Asian organisation that works to end violence against women and girls. Asha and Refuge provide our commissioned safe accommodation to Black, Asian and multi-ethnic survivors in Lambeth. The Gaia Centre are Lambeth's gender-based violence and abuse support service.
Participants attending this course will gain a deeper understanding of the particular experiences of Black, Asian and multi-ethnic survivors of VAWG and the barriers they may experience when seeing support from services.
By attending this course, participants will:
• Understand how VAWG is defined
• Understand the types of abuse experienced by survivors of VAWG
• Have a greater understanding of the prevalence, issues, and barriers faced by Black, Asian and multi-ethnic survivors of VAWG
• Understand what Intersectionality is
• Know how to respond to risks faced by Black, Asian and multi-ethnic survivors of VAWG and how to safety plan effectively
• Explore the ways in which services can meaningfully address and support Black, Asian and multi-ethnic survivors of VAWG.
• Have a range of resources to be able to refer survivors of VAWG to appropriate support