Content Tagged With: 'projects'

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
Increasing numbers of newcomers are coming to Manitoba from countries that practice female genital cutting (FGC). We prefer this term over FGM (female genital mutilation) because it causes less stigma and is more community-friendly.FGC is an ancient women-held tradition. In many places in the world...
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 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
In November 2011, SERC hosted a meeting of service providers and newcomer youth leaders, to discuss trends, issues, gaps and needs among service providers in providing sexuality education and information to the youth they serve. This report summarizes the discussion and recommendations put forward...
Type: Resource
Topics: projects, immigrants
“Our Families Can Talk About Anything!”: Culture, Adaptation, Intergenerational Communication and Sexuality in Immigrant and Refugee Communities (2011-2012) This is the first quarter activities and evaluation report. 
Type: Resource
Topics: immigrants, projects, research
“Our Families Can Talk About Anything!”: Culture, Adaptation, Intergenerational Communication and Sexuality in Immigrant and Refugee Communities (2012-2013) This is the first quarter activities and evaluation report. 
Type: Resource
Topics: projects, immigrants, research

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