challenging inequality : promoting wellbeing
Study Days for Midwives, Health Visitors,
Maternity Support Workers and others working with Vulnerable Migrant Women
Maternity Action is running a series of courses as follows:
Improving Care for Refugees and Asylum Seekers
Covers the asylum process, refugee experience, entitlements and provide information and tools for effective support. This
course is RCM-accredited and provides 5.5 CPD hours for midwives.
To be held: Thu 13th June 2013, repeated
Wed 26th June 2013
Covers the barriers to accessing services
and how to provide woman-centered care. This course is RCM-accredited and provides 5.5 CPD hours for midwives.
be held: Fri 5th July 2013
Working with Vulnerable Migrant Women
types of immigration status, rights and entitlements to healthcare, benefits and services, barriers, signposting, providing
To be held: Wed 10th July 2013
Download flyer here
All courses start at 9.30am (registration from 9.15am)
and finish at 4.30pm. All courses will be held in an accessible London venue.
Each course costs £70, which includes the training, a resource pack and
refreshments. To book, use this form: http://bit.ly/Yha8Qv - note that places will not be confirmed until full payment has been received.
If your maternity
service is interested in commissioning training for your staff, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for further details.
Other training news
'Improving Care for Refugees and Asylum Seekers - The Experiences of Midwives' is available here.
Improving Care for Refugees and Asylum Seekers - course content
The training consists
of a one-day introductory course aimed at all midwives, and a one-day advanced course for midwives with a special interest
in working with refugees and asylum seekers. Additional resources to support midwives working with
refugees and asylum seekers have been developed and are available on this dedicated website.
This website contains: