Sexual Health & Asylum: Handbook for People Working with Women Seeking Asylum in Ireland
This handbook concentrates on five common areas of Sexual and Reproductive Health (SRH) service delivery in Ireland; Family Planning/Contraception, Cervical Cancer Screening, Sexually Transmitted Infections including HIV, Crisis Pregnancy Counselling, and Post-Abortion Care. It includes self assessment checklists to aid service providers in identifying practical ways to improve women’s access to SRH care. FGM is defined in the handbook and incorporated into the five areas of handbook content. The Majira Programme was funded by the EU through the European Refugee Fund, administered by the Office of the Minister for Integration and managed by Pobal it commenced and concluded in 2009.
Author(s): Doherty, Meghan
Editor(s): Tyrell, Fiona
Publisher: Irish Family Planning Association
Format: Hardcopy, Digital
Cost to obtain the method/tool: Free