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Healthy Relationship Series – Part 1: Introduction to Sexual Health (Vernon)

October 15, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 2:30 pm

We are pleased to announce the Capacity Building Sessions on Sexual Health and Healthy Relationships for Support Network Members! This is part of CLBC’s ongoing goal of increasing capacity in the region. People with disability require specialized teaching strategies in the area of sexuality, relationships and ways to protect themselves. This session will provide care providers knowledge, resources and strategies to support adults on issues of gender diversity and identify, hygiene, emotions, sex, and healthy relationships, while also focusing on strategies to ensure their safety. These free sessions are open to family members, caregivers and support staff.

Part 1 of the series will focus on guiding person served to identify members of their community and their circle of support. We will review strategies to identify private vs public spaces and related appropriate behaviours, ways for person served to take care of them self and their space, identify types of touch and level of comfort, and develop a base knowledge of sexual health and contraception.

Due to limited spaces, registration is required.
To register, please call toll‐free 1‐855‐437‐7095 or email laurel@posabilities.ca

Read the PDF for more information.

This event will take place in Vernon and the location will be announced soon.

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Date:
October 15, 2018
Time:
10:30 am - 2:30 pm
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