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16 days of action 2021

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The 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence is an annual international campaign that commences on 25 November, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, and runs until 10 December, Human Rights Day. 

During the 16 days of Action, specialist providers would like to invite you to participate in a series of online learning events which are aimed at increasing professional understanding of domestic abuse and sexual violence.

When

Who

About

Where

To Book

23 November

1.30- 2.30pm

 

 

Halo

For Professionals Only

 

Hear our Story

Honour Based Abuse and Coercive control

Virtual Webinar

https://courses.idas.org.uk/training-event/live-online-hear-our-story-halo-x-idas/

 

 

25 November  

Everyone

 

 

 

International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against women and Girls 2021

Three landmarks will be lit up in between 5-7 Town Hall, Middlesbrough Library and Exchange Square

 

Share and Promote

#orangethe world

#16days

#spreadtheword

#safer streets

 

Social Media / Communications

No need to book just spread the word

Thursday

25 November

 

10.30am

 

My Sister’s Place

 

( Middlesbrough Only Community and Professionals re  Safer Streets Scheme) 

  

Becoming a Violence Against Women and Girls Ask Me Ambassador  Overview of scheme and how to register Interest

 

Virtual Briefing 

 

Time 

 

10:30 AM London

 

Join Zoom Meeting

https://us04web.zoom.us/j/75234596171?pwd=RGhSQzVhS3BLMmRDa0NvcWl5WWpxdz09

 

Meeting ID: 752 3459 6171

Passcode: FWJ5Wa

 

Friday

26 November

 

1.30 – 3.00pm

 

Hour Glass

For professionals only

 

Elder abuse

 

This briefing is to raise awareness on Elder Abuse.  Hourglass is a UK based Charity focusing on the abuse and exploitation of Older People in the UK. The session will enable you to look for signs and indicators of elder abuse, how to support someone who is experiencing elder abuse and the support Hourglass can offer

 

Virtual session via Zoom 

1.30pm till 3.00pm

Register using the following link:

 

https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=BIQER23xIUuKVYrF1-chluiTqbgrxopCvCqNvprjOyZUQkgyWVJHRVVaUVZUSVNRUFdGRDFTTUhaUy4u

 

 

Friday

26 November

2-3 pm

Dr Jane Monckton Smith

Middlesbrough staff and Voluntary Statutory Services delivering in Middlesbrough only

 

The Homicide Timeline  

Virtual Session

Register Interest via

claire_moore@middlesbrough.gov.uk  

Monday

29 November

 

Foundation

For professionals only

 

Impact of DA and trauma on unborn babies

Podcast

No need to book follow attachment

 

 

Tuesday

30 November

 

10-11am

 

Dr Wendy Shepherd

For professionals and Voluntary and community organisations only

 

“ Silence is not an Option “- sexual abuse and violence

Virtual session via Microsoft teams

To register interest and receive log in details please Contact

claire_moore@middlesbrough.gov.uk

Tuesday 30 November

 

11-12.30

Homes For Cathy

Open to all professionals

 

Women, homelessness & violence: How can the housing sector improve its response?

 

 

 

Free workshop 

Register Interest via link below 

Women, homelessness & violence: How can the housing sector improve its response? | Homes for Cathy

Wednesday

1 December

 

11.00 – 12.00pm

Harbour

For professionals only

 

Impact of domestic abuse on children

Zoom meeting

Join Zoom Meeting

 

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86282196589?pwd=OWZxS3JyWFNHTVduRHp2VUhhc29kQT09

 

Meeting ID: 862 8219 6589

Passcode: 679684

 

Friday

3 Dec

 

Hour Glass

For everyone

 

Introduction to Elder Abuse

 

Virtual Session

timbuttle@wearehourglass.org

 

 

Monday

6 December

 

11.00 – 12.00pm

 

Harbour

For professionals only ( Can be accessed by all areas)

 

Why do we need to work with perpetrators?

 

Zoom meeting

Join zoom meeting

 

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89295034462?pwd=UHluM2c1ZVA2UkFPT2Y2czY2cXFrQT09

 

Meeting ID: 892 9503 4462

Passcode: 644406

 

Monday 6 December

 

1.00 – 2.30pm

PRIDE Darlington

For professionals only ( Darlington but can be attended by other areas )

 

LGBTQ+

 

This briefing is to focus on LGBTQ+ and domestic Abuse, covering the Myths, Challenges and to provide an overview of the work that PRIDE do to support.

Virtual session

Register using the following link:

 

https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=BIQER23xIUuKVYrF1-chluiTqbgrxopCvCqNvprjOyZUQkgyWVJHRVVaUVZUSVNRUFdGRDFTTUhaUy4u

 

Tuesday

7 Dec 

10am

 

 

ARCH

 

 

 

 

For professionals only

 

Disclosures and Support

 

 

Virtual Session

Join Zoom Meeting

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82005814865?pwd=YjVqOEROQjRNRjFib2IvQTF2LzQyQT09

 

Meeting ID: 820 0581 4865

Passcode: 317928

 

 

Wednesday

8 December

 

9.30 – 11.30am

  

Simon Finch

For professionals only ( Darlington but open to other areas )

 

Cyber stalking and domestic abuse

 

The aim of the session to increase participants awareness of cyber stalking.  The session will be facilitated by Simon Finch who will cover:

 

  • An Overview of cyber and digitally assisted, stalking and legislation.
  • The challenges and benefits of relationships in the digital age.
  • How technology and social media are used to stalk and harass.
  • Key strategies and actions to identify and remove surveillance apps and technology.
  • Sources of help and support.

 

 

Register using the following link:

 

https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=BIQER23xIUuKVYrF1-chluiTqbgrxopCvCqNvprjOyZUQkgyWVJHRVVaUVZUSVNRUFdGRDFTTUhaUy4u

 

Wednesday 8 December

We are with U

For professionals only ( Redcar  & Cleveland service but available to all areas )

 

Substance misuse and domestic abuse

 

 

Google meet

Email We are with U to book your place

 

zoe.davis@wearewithyou.org.uk

 

 

Thursday 9 December

1pm

ARCH

For Community / Parents  available to all areas

 

Supporting parents and caregivers of children who experience child sexual exploitation

 

 

 

Virtual session

Join Zoom Meeting

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87387437451?pwd=SFpYeWVINDRyNXhiN2F5NFp1MlhCQT09

 

Meeting ID: 873 8743 7451

Passcode: 211331

 

 

Friday

10 Dec

11am

 

My Sisters Place

Professional Only

 

IRIS training

GPs Improving identification and Response to Domestic Abuse 

Virtual Session

Join Zoom Meeting

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81637582699?pwd=S1NoVlduWWhSRTljR3AzQWYyZVVGUT09

 

Meeting ID: 816 3758 2699

Passcode: 718874

 

10th December

Marks the end of 16 days

 

 

 

Everyone

Human  Rights Day 2021

 

#humanrightsday

Social Media

Communications

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