The session is delivered in partnership with Harm Reduction Victoria and the Victorian Viral Hepatitis Educator (from St. Vincent’s).
The session will be run twice: Tuesday 25th June & Tuesday 8th October.
The session is FREE for members of Hepatitis Victoria, and $25 for non-members.
A general introduction to hepatitis C including a personal story from someone living with hepatitis C.
The impact and meaning of hepatitis C for people who inject drugs.
Diagnosis and treatment.
Case studies of clients at risk of or affected by hepatitis C.
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.