The project delivers 121 and group information and advice and awareness sessions for South Asian women regarding sexual and reproductive health and well being in Trafford and Salford. The aim of the project is to increase awareness, testing, screening and access to relevant services by providing culturally sensitive and relevant information and advice in a number of languages.
How we can help
The Jeena project is targeted at South Asian Women living in Trafford And Salford.
The work is delivered by a highly experienced bilingual outreach worker.
The service offers advice, information awareness and support on all aspects of sexual health, hiv infection, prevention methods, reproductive health, screening and testing. Other topics also include the menopause and general health and nutrition awareness
The topics are delivered in a sensitive manner considering the cultural barriers, language and needs of the groups we work with.
As well as working with women in the community Jeena can also work with community
organisations to promote knowledge and to ensure that the needs of the client group are met in an appropriate and comprehensive way.
We provide information and advice
Sexual Health and Reproductive Health
Health and Wellbeing
chronic conditions e.g. diabetes
access to health and treatment care services
Relevant and Sensitive
We aim to ensure that information on health issues relevant to South Asian women is culturally sensitive, up-to-date and effective.
The project is accessible by South Asian women of all ages who need information on specific health issues, or alternatively need one-to-one support/ group workshops.
Our Community Engagement Worker is fluent in English, Urdu and Punjabi.
Please contact her on 0161 874 2186 or 0752 816 3732