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HNSW Office and services closed

At the end of the year, we’d like to say THANKS for helping us work towards a world free of viral hepatitis.

Our offices and services will be closed from Saturday 22 December until Tuesday 1 January (inclusive).

 

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2018 HARP Forum: Navigating the Future

The objectives of this years forum are:

  1. To highlight current practices evolving from identified community needs and connecting these to a responsive service for the future.
  2. To increase understanding of how data can be used more effectively to support future service delivery and planning.
  3. To showcase innovative responses to local environmental challenges.

Expected outcomes of the forum are:

  1. An inspired workforce to meet current and future challenges.
  2. Demonstrating metropolitan, rural and regional activities to meet the needs of identified communities.
  3. Sharing and acknowledging ideas to enhance local responses.

When
Tuesday 23 October 2018 12:30 – 5:00
Wednesday 24 October 2018 8:30 – 5:00

Where
Kerry Packer Education Centre
Royal Prince Alfred Hospital (RPA) Centre for Education and Training
John Hopkins Drive (off Missenden Road)
Camperdown NSW 2050

 

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Dubbo: Yarning Circle (Rugby League Knockout)

Drop in and visit us for a day of yarning about health and our mob

TIME: 10:00 AM TO 4:00 PM
DATE: Thursday 27th September 2018
WHERE: Dubbo Neighbourhood Centre,
1/80 Gipps St Dubbo

WHAT:

  • Yarning circle – learn something new and step up to share your knowledge with others
  • Earn a voucher – by getting a sexual health test and blood screen so you can look after your whole health
  • Resources and giveaways
  • Tuck into the free BBQ

C’MON, DON’T BE GAMMON. THERE’S NO SHAME IN BEING HEALTHY AND DEADLY.

To find out more about Billa Muuji, the host of the event, click here

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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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