Lewisham Speaking Up

Speak Up and Stop Hate Crime Training

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We run free workshops for people in Lewisham to help people speak up and stop Hate Crime.

These workshops are for people who are:
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people with learning disabilities

Workshops for people with learning disabilities are short six week courses of 2 hours a week.

They teach people what hate crime is AND skills in how to train others.
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frontline staff
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year six school pupils

Our workshops with frontline workers and schools last 1.5 hours.
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The workshops are about:
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What is a Learning Disability Hate Crime
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How to spot it
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How does it make people with learning disabilities feel
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What can you do about it
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How to report it
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We are also able to train self-advocates, who are people with learning disabilities, in these London Boroughs:
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Our Hate Crime Trainers will tell them how we train people about Hate Crime and we will share our tools with them.

They can then train other people with learning disabilities in their boroughs.
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Workshops are run by two Trainers with a learning disability.
They are supported by Gabriella.
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We include a hate crime film that we made with Advocreate. You can see one of the scenes here…
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We can come to you to give the training, or we can deliver the training on Zoom or Microsoft Teams.
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Book us now!
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Email Gabriella, Hate Crime Training Coordinator, at: gabriella.smoczynski@lsup.org.uk,
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Phone 020 8692 1862

Hate Crime Video