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Free Safe Zone Training

August 17, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Learn how to provide a “safe zone” for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Questioning (LGBTQ) service users, young people, staff, families and visitors.

By the end of this half day course participants will:

  • Be aware of correct terminology and language that should be used.
  • Be able to recognise and appropriately challenge Homophobic, Biphobic and Transphobic (HBT) behaviours.
  • Be aware of the experiences that LGBTQ people may face.
  • Know how to provide support to LGBTQ service users, young people, staff, families and visitors.
  • Recognise what ‘unconscious bias’ is and how this can affect decision making.
  • Be aware of the developments and progress made in history, including law and policy in relation to sexual and gender identities.

To book your FREE place email: Yasmeen.Sharif@Barnardos.org.uk

Details

Date:
August 17, 2016
Time:
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Venue

The Shay Stadium
Shaw Hill, Halifax, HX1 2YS
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Registered Charity Number 1107013
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