• LGBT People & Drug Use

    BeLonG To provides specialist training to Drugs Services in meeting the needs of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender service users.

    BeLonG To Drugs Service training package is designed to meet the ever growing needs of professionals within the drugs sector, managers, key workers, counsellors & clients can all benefit from participating and engaging in BeLonG To Drugs Service Training. The training also provides the opportunity to look at basic values concerning the groups of people trainers work with and to consider the various aspects of professional ethics. BeLonG To Drugs Training can be tailored to meet the individual needs of each group, within the context of LGBT Drug use/issues. 

    What type of training is it?

     

    • LGBT issues for mainstream drugs services,
    • LGBT equality awareness
    • Dissemination BeLonG To LGBT Drugs Research (2006), LGBT LIVES Report (2009)
    • Lecture’s (On-the-job training)
    • Interactive training (group tasks)
    • Audiovisual Techniques (PowerPoint, short films, photo’s)
    • Training Simulations (role-play)

     

    What are the learning outcomes?

    The most important learning outcome of BeLonG To Drugs Training is that the participants will leave the training with heightened awareness of LGBT drug patterns/issues, further to that it is hoped that by engaging within our training you will gain skills in the area:

     

    • Working with LGBT clients
    • Engaging LGBT clients
    • Making your service LGBT friendly

     

    BeLonG To Drugs training design is constructed, the training goals, objectives, content, methods, and aids are reviewed and refined into a logical, cohesive, and interrelated manner, we are continuously reviewing & evaluating our training design package.