Events and training

Practice-based training on issues affecting BME women experiencing domestic abuse.

Specialist training on:

  • Responding to forced marriage.
  • Female genital mutilation.
  • ‘Honour-based’ abuse.

We offer multi-agency training for practitioners, students and others, and customised training tailored to your organisation.

Contact us for more information.

Upcoming Events

Domestic Abuse and BME Women, Children & Young People Training

30 March 2017, 9.30 - 4.30 , 31st March: 9.30 - 12.30

Norton Park, 57 Albion Road, Edinburgh, EH7 5QY

Awareness-raising training (1.5 days) for any practitioner or interested individual. Training includes:

Definitions of domestic abuse
How domestic abuse affects women and families from BME communities
How domestic abuse affects BME children and young people
The concept of ‘honour’ and how it affects BME women experiencing domestic abuse
Forced marriage
Immigration issues including entitlement to support
Structures and policy

Domestic Abuse and BME Women, Children & Young People Training

26 April 2017, 9.30 - 4.30 , 27th April: 9.30 - 12.30

Norton Park, 57 Albion Road, Edinburgh, EH7 5QY

Awareness-raising training (1.5 days) for any practitioner or interested individual. Training includes:

Definitions of domestic abuse
How domestic abuse affects women and families from BME communities
How domestic abuse affects BME children and young people
The concept of ‘honour’ and how it affects BME women experiencing domestic abuse
Forced marriage
Immigration issues including entitlement to support
Structures and policy