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Training (Bloodwise)

Our training program is called Bloodwise and this program provides community education and training across the state.

Bloodwise sessions focus on three main elements: HIV, Hepatitis B and C, and stigma. 

We can provide these sessions as part of an event you are conducting (such as a conference or workshop) or a complete program. We develop and deliver our training with other services including clinicians and people living with HIV or viral hepatitis. 

The focus of Bloodwise is preventing and treating blood borne virus (BBV) and sexually transmissible infection (STI).

Training (Bloodwise)

Our training program is called Bloodwise and this program provides community education and training across the state.

Bloodwise sessions focus on three main elements: HIV, Hepatitis B and C, and stigma. 

We can provide these sessions as part of an event you are conducting (such as a conference or workshop) or a complete program. We develop and deliver our training with other services including clinicians and people living with HIV or viral hepatitis. 

The focus of Bloodwise is preventing and treating blood-borne virus (BBV) and sexually transmissible infection (STI).

WHO WE TALK TO

Our sessions can be for any organisation or group. We can provide advice in work places or community organisations. We also train specialised groups such as teachers, police, housing and medical support organisations. We talk to peak bodies with a focus on helping ensure that organisations servicing clients who may be affected by these viruses are able to provide up-to-date and appropriate care and advice.

WHO WE TALK TO

Our sessions can be for any organisation or group. We can provide advice in work places or community organisations. We also train specialised groups such as teachers, police, housing and medical support organisations. We talk to peak bodies with a focus on helping ensure that organisations servicing clients who may be affected by these viruses are able to provide up-to-date and appropriate care and advice.

WHAT WE COVER

We discuss HIV, hepatitis B and hepatitis C individually to ensure that we cover both the similarities and variations of each virus. We talk about these BBV and STIs in terms of infection, transmission, treatment, cure and prevention. We discuss PREP and U=U for HIV, treatments for curing hepatitis C and free and subsidised vaccines for hepatitis B.

View more information on these viruses in our resources and info section.
In our sessions we also talk about stigma and the challenges faced from both sides with challenging, overcoming and, often, living with the stigma related to carrying these viruses.

Importantly, we can tailor our training to any organisational needs.

WHAT WE COVER

We discuss HIV, hepatitis B and hepatitis C individually to ensure that we cover both the similarities and variations of each virus. We talk about these BBV and STIs in terms of infection, transmission, treatment, cure and prevention. We discuss PREP and U=U for HIV, treatments for curing hepatitis C and free and subsidised vaccines for hepatitis B.

View more information on these viruses in our resources and info section.
In our sessions we also talk about stigma and the challenges faced from both sides with challenging, overcoming and, often, living with the stigma related to carrying these viruses.

Importantly, we can tailor our training to any organisational needs.

TYPES OF SESSIONS

Information sessions help raise awareness of BBVs and STIs within Tasmanian communities and workplaces. Our basic session plan is delivered over 90 minutes, but we can provide tailored individual, group, short and intensive sessions at your request.

TYPES OF SESSIONS

Information sessions help raise awareness of BBVs and STIs within Tasmanian communities and workplaces. Our basic session plan is delivered over 90 minutes, but we can provide tailored individual, group, short and intensive sessions at your request.

REGISTER YOUR INTEREST

Our Bloodwise education sessions available are flexible, and we want to work with you to deliver the vital information in a format at suits your organisation. 

So to talk about what we can do for you, contact us.

Contact Us

REGISTER YOUR INTEREST

Our Bloodwise education sessions available are flexible, and we want to work with you to deliver the vital information in a format at suits your organisation.

So to talk about what we can do for you, contact us.

Contact Us

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This is a wonderful opportunity for PLHIV in Tasmania to connect with their peers, staff and leadership from local and national HIV organisations. We hope to see you all there.

When: Thursday 27th June- 4pm- 6pm
Where: Nigel Mallett House - 319 Liverpool Street - Hobart
RSVP: health@tascahrd.org.au by 25th of June

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6 hours ago

TasCAHRD

This is a wonderful opportunity for PLHIV in Tasmania to connect with their peers, staff and leadership from local and national HIV organisations. We hope to see you all there.

When: Thursday 27th June- 4pm- 6pm
Where: Nigel Mallett House - 319 Liverpool Street - Hobart
RSVP: health@tascahrd.org.au by 25th of June

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TasCAHRD

Reserve your place in a Bloodwise training programme now #redthread #tascahrd #gotluckygettested #bebloodwise #sexualhealth #liverhealth #heptaitis #hepa #hepb #hepc #hiv #worldaidsday #std #usecondoms #bloodwise #testing #prepworks #endinghiv #condoms #safesex #knowledgeissexy #sexualhealthmatters #livingwithhiv #uequalsu #gettested #sexworker #sexworkerrights #sexualhealtheducation #hivprevention #testingissexy ... See MoreSee Less

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TasCAHRD

Live free from Hep C #redthread #tascahrd #gotluckygettested #bebloodwise #sexualhealth #liverhealth #heptaitis #hepa #hepb #hepc #hiv #worldaidsday #std #usecondoms #bloodwise #testing #prepworks #endinghiv #condoms #safesex #knowledgeissexy #sexualhealthmatters #livingwithhiv #uequalsu #gettested #sexworker #sexworkerrights #sexualhealtheducation #hivprevention #testingissexy ... See MoreSee Less

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Radio

BENT AIR

Thursday @ 11 A.M.

ON EDGE RADIO 99.3FM

edgeradio.org.au

facebook.com/BentAirRadio/

Listen Now