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08octAll Day109th International Conference on Hepatitis Care in Substance Users

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The INHSU conference is a not to be missed event if you want to be at the forefront of the cutting-edge treatment of hepatitis for people who use drugs. It provides unique opportunities to connect with leaders in the field and to be part of a global community working on the shared goal of eliminating hepatitis in substance users. Through dissemination of scientific knowledge, the conference aims to contribute to the World Health Organization’s goal of eliminating hepatitis C by 2030.

For further information – https://idpc.net/events/2020/10/9th-international-conference-on-hepatitis-care-in-substance-users-inshu-2020

Time

october 8 (Thursday) - 10 (Saturday)

Location

Scottish Event Campus

Exhibition Way, Glasgow, G3 8YW

12oct10:00 am12:30 pmWebinar – Introduction to Domestic Abuse

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Learning Outcomes:

  • Understanding of the Scottish Government’s definition of domestic abuse, including through theory & research
  • Knowledge of Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Act 2018, and what it means for practitioners and people experiencing  DA
  • Confidence working in a relational, trauma informed manner to ensure people experiencing DA get the proper support

Facilitator: Jodie McVicar is Scottish Women’s Aid’s National Training Co-ordinator, having previously worked in Women’s Aid refuges and having served as a Board Member providing governance to Women’s Aid groups.  Jodie designs and delivers bespoke domestic abuse training nationally, both digitally and in person.  She has a great interest in equalities, having campaigned, consulted on and supported implementation of various equalities legislation over the last 15 years, with eradicating domestic abuse and the impact it has on women and children a passion she has highlighted throughout this time. Jodie also has an extensive training background, based on up-skilling service providers and supporting improved practice based on survivor led research.

To register for the event click on the link – https://womensaid.scot/training-event/webinar-introduction-to-domestic-abuse-6/

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(Monday) 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Location

Digital Event

14oct10:00 am12:30 amWebinar: Domestic Abuse – Children & Young People 2

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Learning Outcomes:

  • Understanding of how children and young people experience domestic abuse, through theory and research
  • Knowledge of how domestic abuse impacts on the child’s relationship with the abusing parent; the non abusing parent; and the role children take in this family dynamic
  • Supporting children and young people experiencing domestic abuse

Facilitator: Jodie McVicar is Scottish Women’s Aid’s National Training Co-ordinator, having previously worked in Women’s Aid refuges and having served as a Board Member providing governance to Women’s Aid groups.  Jodie designs and delivers bespoke domestic abuse training nationally, both digitally and in person.  She has a great interest in equalities, having campaigned, consulted on and supported implementation of various equalities legislation over the last 15 years, with eradicating domestic abuse and the impact it has on women and children a passion she has highlighted throughout this time. Jodie also has an extensive training background, based on upskilling service providers and supporting improved practice based on survivor led research.

To register for this event click on the link – https://womensaid.scot/training-event/webinar-domestic-abuse-children-young-people/

Time

(Wednesday) 10:00 am - 12:30 am

Location

Digital Event

19oct10:00 am11:00 amHate Crime in Ayrshire

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Saturday 10 October 2020 marks the beginning of National Hate Crime Awareness Week 2020. To raise awareness of the impact of hate crime from Monday 19 October the Ayrshire Equality Partnership will be hosting FREE webinars. These webinars will be from a wide range of presenters. Please click on the ‘Click here to register’ for details of the webinar and to book your place.

The first webinar in this special series will be led by Police Scotland – Ayrshire Division. Chief Superintendent Faroque Hussain will cover key questions, for example, what is a hate crime; what acts are covered by hate crime; and who is covered.

Click on the link to register – https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/call-hate-out-a-special-webinar-series-tickets-123146820455

Time

(Monday) 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Location

Digital Event

20oct10:00 am11:00 amThe Experiences of Trans and Gender Diverse Learners and Staff in Colleges and Universities: Mov-ing from Evidence to Action - Dr. Stephanie McKendry

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Saturday 10 October 2020 marks the beginning of National Hate Crime Awareness Week 2020. To raise awareness of the impact of hate crime from Monday 19 October the Ayrshire Equality Partnership will be hosting FREE webinars. These webinars will be from a wide range of presenters.

This session will draw upon the findings from research to introduce participants to the main considerations when supporting trans and gender diverse people.

Click on the link to register – https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/call-hate-out-a-special-webinar-series-tickets-123445945145

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(Tuesday) 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Location

Digital Event

21oct2:00 pm3:00 pmKeep Safe Initiative - Molly Potter and PC Stephanie Rose

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Saturday 10 October 2020 marks the beginning of National Hate Crime Awareness Week 2020. To raise awareness of the impact of hate crime from Monday 19 October the Ayrshire Equality Partnership will be hosting FREE webinars. These webinars will be from a wide range of presenters.

In this webinar, Molly and Stephanie will provide an overview of the Keep Safe Initiative and its importance in supporting our communities.

To register for this event click the link – https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/call-hate-out-a-special-webinar-series-tickets-123447337309

Time

(Wednesday) 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Location

Digital Event

22oct4:00 pm5:00 pmCritical Conversations about Racism in Education - Khadija Mohammed

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Saturday 10 October 2020 marks the beginning of National Hate Crime Awareness Week 2020. To raise awareness of the impact of hate crime from Monday 19 October the Ayrshire Equality Partnership will be hosting FREE webinars. These webinars will be from a wide range of presenters.

Khadija will explore race and racism and what educators can do to tackle racism in their classroom and institutions.

To register for this event click  on the link – https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/call-hate-out-a-special-webinar-series-tickets-123152098241

Time

(Thursday) 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Location

Digital Event

23oct10:00 am11:00 amLGBT Hate Crime and Discrimination in Scotland - Stonewall Scotland

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Saturday 10 October 2020 marks the beginning of National Hate Crime Awareness Week 2020. To raise awareness of the impact of hate crime from Monday 19 October the Ayrshire Equality Partnership will be hosting FREE webinars. These webinars will be from a wide range of presenters.

The final webinar in this series will cover the prevalence of anti-LGBT hate crime and under-reporting, share LGBT experiences of discrimination in the workplace/when accessing public services and what practical actions can be taken.

To register click on the link – https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/call-hate-out-a-special-webinar-series-tickets-123457150661

Time

(Friday) 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Location

Digital Event

28oct2:28 pm2:28 pmReducing Drug Deaths: Exploring New Ideas - "Drug Deaths in Scotland: facts, figures and reasons"

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Join us on this series of Zoom Webinars during October and November 2020 for presentations from four distinguished keynote speakers.

Thursday 29 October 2020 at 6.00pm

Dr Saket Priyardarshi, Associate Medical Director & Senior Medical Officer, Glasgow Alcohol and Drug Recovery Services

“Drug Deaths in Scotland: facts, figures and reasons”

Each webinar will run from 6.00pm – 7.00pm on the dates indicated and will take the format of a brief introduction from the Chair, followed by a 30-minute pre-recorded presentation from our guest speaker. The audience will be invited to post questions during the course of the presentation, allowing our keynote presenter to prepare and respond to as many as possible within the time limitations of the second half of the webinar.

All webinars in the series are Free to SASO members and supporters as well as the general public. Registration is essential and only available via this Eventbrite portal.

Accessing the webinar: Once you have registered for the event(s) of your choice you will receive a confirmation e-mail with a link to “ONLINE EVENT”. This page will provide you with the link to the webinar (when available) along with any additional information about the event. Links to each webinar will be available no later than 48 hours prior to the event. Automated reminder e-mails, together with the webinar link will be e-mailed to you 48 hours, 2 hours and 10 minutes before each event starts.

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/reducing-drug-deaths-exploring-new-ideas-tickets-120232453505

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(Wednesday) 2:28 pm - 2:28 pm

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