Event details

8th March 2022, 9:45am to 2:00pm

Online event

  • Domestic abuse

Cost

£Free

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.

Objectives

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