September2017

World Contraception Day September 26th 2017

World Contraception Day (WCD) marks a global campaign that hopes to create a world in which every pregnancy is wanted. The aim of this campaign is to improve awareness of contraception, and to enable young people to make informed decisions about their sexual and reproductive health.

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Understanding Autism, September 2017

The Ministry of Equality facilitated several lectures across the week of 18th September; these were  presented by Linda Woodcock, Director of AT-Autism and an Autism and Families Consultant.

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Understanding Autism, September 2017

The Ministry of Equality facilitated several lectures across the week of 18th September; these were presented by Linda Woodcock, Director of AT-Autism and an Autism and Families Consultant.

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ERS mark World Alzheimer’s Month, September 2017

The Elderly Residential Service (ERS), with the support of Gibraltar Alzheimer’s and Dementia Society (GADs), provided two awareness events in Kings Bastion  in view of their continued aim to raise awareness during September’s world Alzheimer’s month. Large displays provided plenty of information regarding dementia, and workshops were available to give attendees[…]

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Bowel Health Awareness, May 23rd 2017

The Health Promotion department teamed up with several professionals from the GHA, students from the School of Health Studies  and members from Cancer Relief Gibraltar to raise awareness about bowel health and the importance of participating in the GHA  Bowel Health Screening programme. The bowel is the large intestine (colon[…]

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