Raising awareness of endometriosis in Black, Asian and minority ethnic communities

Thursday, January 16, 2014

In preparation for World Endometriosis Awareness Week, Primehealth London, in collaboration with Endometriosis UK, will be running the first Black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) groups awareness project on endometriosis.

The ENDOf Lack of Awareness project aims to raise awareness of endometriosis in the London Borough of Enfield among women whose first language may not be English. Endometriosis awareness-raising workshops will be carried out in various ethnic minority languages including -

  • Bengali
  • Gujarati
  • Urdu/Hindi
  • Akan (Twi)

The following workshops have been planned at various locations in Enfield:

Place Date Time Language
Edmonton Green Shopping Mall 18th January 2014 10:00am - 5:00pm English, Twi, Ga, Yoruba, Hindi & Punjabi
Enfield Practice Managers Forum 28th January 2014 12:30pm - 1:00pm English
Naree Shakti   18th February 2014 1:30pm - 2:30pm Hindi/Urdu
Community Aid (Enfield) 20th February 2014 11:00am - 12:30pm Bengali
Assin Citizen Association UK TBC TBC Twi & Ga

More languages may be confirmed closer to the time.

If you are interested in attending, please contact PrimeHealth by emailing contact@primehealthlondon.co.uk or calling 07534589517.

PrimeHealth are also planning future workshops in other BAME languages and are would like to hear from individuals, organisations and BAME women who are interested in attending. 

When contacting PrimeHealth please state your language of preference.