Bloody Serious Facts Training: Hepatitis C – 2014 Registrations Now Open!
When: Wednesday 13th August , 10am-1pm
(additional sessions on 12th November)
Where: Suite 5, 200 Sydney Road, Brunswick
Cost: $25.00 per person or free if your organisation is a member (up to two members)
Spaces are limited! For more information and to register visit www.hepvic.org.au/bloodyseriousfacts
This workshop is designed for drug and alcohol workers, nurses, NSP workers, community health staff, students of health professions, prison staff, welfare workers and anyone else working with people who are at risk of or affected by hepatitis C.
The session is delivered in partnership with Harm Reduction Victoria and the Victorian Viral Hepatitis Educator (from St. Vincent’s) and covers
1) An intro to hepatitis C including transmission, prevention, disclosure and discrimination
2) Diagnosis and treatment (including a personal perspective)
3) The impact and meaning of hepatitis C for people who inject drugs
4) Case studies of clients at risk of or affected by hepatitis C
To confirm attendance please submit payment and email details using the registration form at www.hepvic.org.au/bloodyseriousfacts or email call Hepatitis Victoria on (03) 9385 9101