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Know Injury Events and Training

This calendar provides a list of upcoming Know Injury events and training.

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How culture promotes safety and violence prevention Tuesday,

29 October 2019

10am-11.30am Webinar Join Know Injury for the “How culture promotes safety and violence prevention” webinar as we learn about preventing violence against women.Presentations will be provided by Daphne White and Monica Puccetti from Desert Blue Connect who will discuss their Community Respect and Equality Project, and also Brooke O’Donnell from Our Watch who will discuss the Changing the Picture: preventing violence against Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Women National Framework.The webinar aims to:

  • Increase understanding of family violence in Australia
  • Increase knowledge of the gendered drivers and reinforcing factors of violence against women
  • Increase in awareness of community focused family violence prevention strategies
  • Increase capacity to plan and implement strategies which prevent family violence
  • Increased knowledge to identify the key actions we can take, and role we can all play in a coordinated national approach to prevent violence against women and children
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Promoting Safety and Injury Prevention with Multi-Cultural Communities Wednesday,

6 November 2019

9am – 1pm Bendat Community Centre Wembley Join Know Injury for the “Promoting Safety and Injury Prevention with Multi-Cultural Communities” workshop as we learn about working with culturally diverse communities to prevent injuries.The workshop will be a practical focus on working with multi-cultural (CaLD) communities to promote safety and injury prevention.The workshop aims to:

  • Provide an overview of the Perth refugee population, including people seeking asylum.
  • Increase understanding of appropriate ways to work with culturally diverse communities.
  • Increase knowledge of the impact of culture in planning and implementing programs/services which target injury prevention/safety promotion.
  • Improve skills in developing programs/services in consultation with CaLD communities.
  • Increase understanding of multicultural tools and resources are available.
Please contact Glenda Spain-Dixon [email protected] to register your interest.