HEPReady Essentials

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HEPReady Essentials

21 March @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

$60

Do you work helping people who may have hepatitis? Get the Essentials.

 

HEPReady® training for health and community professionals.

 

When: Thursday, March 21stfrom 9.30am-12pm

Where: Hepatitis Victoria 5/200 Sydney Road Brunswick 3056

Cost: $60.00

 

Hepatitis Victoria is the peak not for profit organisation working across the state for people affected by, or at risk of viral hepatitis.

 

Anyone can contract hepatitis B and C but incidences are higher among some migrant communities, in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities and people who inject drugs. These groups already experience a level of disadvantage, and barriers to the health system, preventing them from getting tested and treated and taking charge of their health.

 

Our training features a lived experience speakerand aims to combat the stigma and discrimination around viral hepatitis, correcting the myths and misconceptions that can trigger misinformation.

 

HEPReady Essentials achieves this by encouraging and community workers to initiate conversationswith their patients and clients about viral hepatitis. It gives professionals the tools they need to speak confidently and consultatively with people at risk of living with hepatitis about their health to encourage testing and treatment when appropriate.

 

What to organise training for your team? We can come to you and tailor training to your organisation’s needs.

 

Call 93854644 or email gayatri@hepvic.org.auto register or find out more today!

 

Or visit our website to find out more:

 

https://www.hepvic.org.au/events/106/hepreadyessentials21march

 

 

Details

Date:
21 March
Time:
9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
$60
Event Category:
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Website:
https://www.hepvic.org.au/events/106/hepreadyessentials21march

Venue

Hepatitis Victoria
5/200 Sydney Rd Brunswick
Brunswick, 3056
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Phone:
03 9380 4644
Website:
https://www.hepvic.org.au/