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NAIDOC@ 3Bridges

3Bridges Community will be celebrating NAIDOC Week at Westfield Hurstville.

Details:
Westfield Hurstville, Centre Court
10:30am – 2:30 pm
10 & 11 July

For more information on 3Bridges Community, click here.

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NAIDOC @ The Wayside Chapel

Once again, this year we will be joining the NAIDOC celebrations at The Wayside Chapel.

This year it will be held at Rushcutters Bay Park – drop by and say hi on the day!

We’ll be at:
Rushcutters Bay Park
10:00am – 2:00pm
11 July

For more information about The Wayside Chapel, click here.

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NAIDOC @the NCIE

‘Whether you are interested in local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander music, dance and performances, honouring our women, learning about culture and history, or playing sport, the place to be on Friday 13 July is at Inner City NAIDOC at the NCIE’
NCIE website

Hepatitis NSW will have a stall, drop by and say hi on the day!

We’ll be at:
The NCIE (National Centre of Indigenous Excellence)
10:00am – 4:00pm
13 July

For more information about NAIDOC at The NCIE, click here.

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Get Bloody Serious: Sydney

GET BLOODY SERIOUS! a workshop about hepatitis C – from prevention to cure.

Do you work with: people living with hep C, people who inject drugs, Aboriginal people, young people, people affected by the criminal justice system, community services?

How do you start conversations with your communities, colleagues and clients around hep C? 

At the end of the day you will be able to:

  • Know the difference between hepatitis A, B and C
  • Run activities for health promotion campaigns and group work in your service
  • Discuss confidently the new hep C treatments “Direct Acting Antivirals”
  • Navigate & build on local hep C testing and treatment pathways
  • Describe national harm reduction strategies and map local prevention options
  • Identify and address discriminatory barriers to health care.
  • Support people making informed decisions around their hep C and starting treatment.
  • Hear someone’s first-hand experience of hep C. BE INSPIRED!

Hepatitis NSW office, Surry Hills
9 am – 4:30 pm

For more info and to book your place, click here

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Get Bloody Serious: Sydney

GET BLOODY SERIOUS! a workshop about hepatitis C – from prevention to cure.

Do you work with: people living with hep C, people who inject drugs, Aboriginal people, young people, people affected by the criminal justice system, community services?

How do you start conversations with your communities, colleagues and clients around hep C? 

At the end of the day you will be able to:

  • Know the difference between hepatitis A, B and C
  • Run activities for health promotion campaigns and group work in your service
  • Discuss confidently the new hep C treatments “Direct Acting Antivirals”
  • Navigate & build on local hep C testing and treatment pathways
  • Describe national harm reduction strategies and map local prevention options
  • Identify and address discriminatory barriers to health care.
  • Support people making informed decisions around their hep C and starting treatment.
  • Hear someone’s first-hand experience of hep C. BE INSPIRED!

Hepatitis NSW office, Surry Hills
9 am – 4:30 pm

For more info and to book your place, click here

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Curing Hepatitis C in Primary Care: A treatment update for primary care providers

This hepatitis C update will focus on early diagnosis, management and treatment of hepatitis C in the context of new treatments which offer cure to most people. GPs, Nurses and other primary care providers are encouraged to attend.

Fairmont Resort, 1 Sublime Point Rd, Leura NSW 2780
6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
RSVP 22 Jun 2018
Click here for the course flyer

For more info and to book your place, click here

 

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Korean Women’s Night – B together B healthy B beautiful

Come along to this FREE women’s only event where you can enjoy performances and artworks of Korean Women artists, to learn important women’s health information including breast screenings & Hepatitis B and meet new people.

Click here for the poster/flyer

When: Friday 8 June 5:45 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Latvian Centre 32 Parnell St Strathfield
Booking www.trybooking.com/VDAU
Dress code: Semi Formal

Enquiries: Mina Kim 8217 7721 (Mon, Tue, Thurs)

This is jointly organised by Australian Korean Welfare Association, Hepatitis NSW Korean Hepatitis B Project and Sydney Local Health District through the Cancer Institute NSW, Breast Cancer Screening and Prevention Grant.

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Hep NSW at the Sydney Korean Festival

Come and meet Hepatitis NSW at the Hep B Could It Be Me? booth at the Sydney Korean Festival, Darling Harbour.

Fill out our short, easy quiz and receive one of our showbags – or just come along and ask us any hep B questions you might have!

The festival will be held at the Tumbalong park, Darling Harbour.

Saturday 5 May, 11am – 8.30pm
Sunday 6 May, 11am – 5pm

For further inquiries, please contact mkim@hep.org.au

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Hep B play in Mandarin – Hurstville

Come to watch Love Liver Love Life, a Mandarin-language play on hepatitis B by Hepatitis NSW, Australian Arts Assembly (AAA), and Chinese Australian Services Society (CASS).

In this 2-hour production, the audience will laugh and learn whilst following the dramas of Liu Yun, her family, and her friends. What kinds of mishaps are waiting to take place at a Chinese restaurant? You’ll just have to wait and see!

Audience members are also entitled to free hepatitis B testing and Fibroscans at Oatley Community Hall from 9 am- 2 pm on 26 April 2018.

For registrations, please contact wytan@hep.org.au

Have a look at the flyer here.

 

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HNSW at the Sydney Royal Easter Show

Come visit our booth at The Sydney Royal Easter Show!

We will be there for ONE DAY ONLY, so come and say hi on Sunday 25 March.

Sydney Show Ground
Sydney Olympic Park
We will be in the Home and Lifestyle Pavilion (see here for a map of the show, map ref 6O), next to the Dome.

For  more info, visit the Easter Show website: www.eastershow.com.au

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