Content Tagged With: 'immigrants'

Revised in 2008, this manual is based on SERC’s in-depth workshop series for newcomer parents. Included are a range of “workshops” on various topics (for example, cross cultural issues, sexuality and culture, sexual development, communication in families). The manual includes facilitators’ notes...
Type: Resource
Topics: immigrants, projects
Our Families Can Talk About Anything: Culture, Adaptation, Intergenerational Communication and Sexuality in Immigrant and Refugee CommunitiesSince its inception in 2001, this ongoing project has been a core piece of SERC’s work with newcomer parents, couples and youth.  Main activities include in-...
Type: Project
Topics: immigrants
Knowledge into Action: Towards Better Health for African NewcomersMany newcomers to Canada believe that HIV is not a risk to them in this country. This two-year project (2012-14) provided HIV prevention and awareness education within a number of African newcomer communities in Winnipeg. Community...
Type: Project
Topics: immigrants
Access to Health Information is a RightSexual and reproductive health is an essential aspect of the overall health and well-being of an individual. It follows then, that the right to access sexual and reproductive health services and information is a basic human right.  For example, access to birth...
Type: Article
Topics: immigrants, translated, services, programming
In 2005-2006 an environmental scan concerning existing services in Brandon and Winnipeg for immigrants and refugees infected with, affected by, or at risk for HIV was conducted to identify priorities.
Type: Resource
Topics: immigrants, projects, research, HIV / AIDS
The objective of this project was to identify the HIV-related health and social service needs of immigrants and refugees in Brandon and Winnipeg. Findings were meant to assist in programming and service delivery and in supporting advocacy efforts for more accessible, effective and culturally...
Type: Resource
Topics: immigrants, projects, research, HIV / AIDS
This booklet contains information on reproductive tract infections and HIV for men and women in the following languages: Amharic, Arabic, English, French, Oromo, Somali, Spanish, Swahili, Tigrigna. An easy to read male and female reproductive tract diagram also included at the back of this booklet.
Type: Resource
Topics: HIV / AIDS, STI, translated, immigrants
This report describes a workshop conducted with leaders from African communities in Winnipeg. The workshop's objectives were to identify priority health/social needs in ethno or language specific communities that increase vulnerability to HIV, and increase knowledge about HIV and related supports.
Type: Resource
Topics: immigrants, african, projects, research, HIV / AIDS

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