July is Ethnic Minority Cancer Awareness month – Events at Croydon BME Forum

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Risq Animasaun is the BME Mental Health, Community Development Worker at Croydon BME Forum. She is running a series of free health promotion events during July and is also available to come out to conduct talks to interested groups in the Croydon community.

You can find out more about Ethnic Minority Cancer Awareness Month and why it is so important, here.

Screen Shot 2015-06-22 at 13.21.57Risq explains,

I have been chosen by the Ethnic minority cancer awareness month to organise and take part in the Bowel Cancer Programme as the regional lead in London. I am organising four bowel cancer specific awareness sessions during the month of July 2015.

I have invited expert speakers on bowel cancer to give talks to four different BME community groups, with a minimum of 25 attendees for each session. The Awareness talks are on the following dates and times:

 

9th of July 12- 2pm
17th July 12- 2pm
21st July 12-2pm
25th July 12-2pm.

For further information you can contact Risq on risq@bmeforum.org or 020 3684 3719.

Croydon BME Forum
Palmcroy House
387 London Road
Croydon
CR0 3PB

Keep up to date by following Croydon BME Forum on Twitter @CroydonBMEForum,  and Croydon BME forum on Facebook.

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Risq (far left) with one of her Walk and Talk groups – Another health initiative organised and run recently by Risq at Croydon BME Forum.

 

 

 

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