Extensive FGM resources provided by Royal Women's Hospital (Vic)

Organisationthe royal women's hospital, victoria
URLhttp://www.thewomens.org.au/home
Published05/07/1905
StateNATIONAL
AvailabilityOpen access
descriptionAn extensive resource provided by the Royal Women's Hospital (Victoria).
No course logon is required. The materials are organised in a course structure thatcan be used for self-directed learning.

The objective of the resources are:
• to increase understanding of the historical and cultural significance of FGM and its prevalence world wide
• to resource and support staff at the Women’s in developing the skills necessary for delivery of appropriate care to women affected by FGM
• to optimise service delivery within the Women’s by defining and clarifying the roles and responsibilities of key workers including the Family and Reproductive Rights Education Program (FARREP) workers and the FGM liaison Officers (FGMLOs)
• to promote streamlined service pathways for the ante and post-natal care of women affected by FGM