LA MANCOMUNIDAD LA VEGA COMMEMORATES ON NOVEMBER 25TH.
On November 25, International Day against Gender Violence, the Commonwealth has launched various actions aimed at raising awareness and preventing gender violence, with special emphasis on how this phenomenon affects the youngest and providing tools to both Young people and their families to detect, identify and act immediately upon any expression or sign of abuse or mistreatment.
18% of young people between 12 and 18 years old have been victims of a control situation and 6% have suffered sexual cyber-violence. Faced with this reality, the central campaign of the Commonwealth for this year, under the motto «Choose to end gender violence», focuses on how social networks and new technologies are one of the most important ways in the exercise of control by Of the couple or ex-couple.
At the same time, in order to enable young people to identify and act in the face of any maltreatment that may occur in their environment or directly affect them, training workshops are being held for the third consecutive year in HEIs, under the format Of the trainee student where they are the students of 1º of BAT, those that form like mediators and are the ones in charge of imparting the preventive workshops to his companions of 3º and 4º of the ESO. It is an innovative and very experiential format, that gives all the protagonism to the young people and that has had a very good reception in the centers. This year, it includes a specific workshop on harassment in the networks for the students of 4th of ESO and for those of 3rd of ESO, the basic workshop will be held.
To complete the preventive action, training workshops for parents have been organized for the next week, in each municipality, in which the issue will be addressed. Can your daughter be suffering gender violence? How to know it and how to act from the family. In San Miguel will be on Tuesday, December 29 at 7 pm in Social Services
Likewise, an important action will be taken to raise awareness in both the social networks of the Commonwealth and the municipalities, such as:
- Campaign ONU WOMAN «Paint your world of orange». For 16 days, from 25 November to 9 December and in support of the UN campaign, we will light our main orange buildings.
- Reading of manifesto and concentration in the Town halls for the 25 of November.
- Exhibition Finalist posters Be Brave Festival 2015. Finalist works will be exhibited in the category of image in the HEIs, Municipalities and Libraries of the municipalities. Until 9 December.
- Commemorative banners on December 25th on the façades of the town councils.
- Campaign «Choose to end gender violence». Distribution of 2000 bracelets for the youth of the HEI and people of the municipality, on November 25 with the motto of the campaign. Placing of posters and MUPIS in the municipalities. Applications for web and social networks.
As regards care for victims of violence, the community has several resources: legal assistance service to the citizen, support groups to emotionally vulnerable women and municipal social services that have a social worker and a psychologist .
For the President of the La Vega Commonwealth, Emilio Fernández, «the Commonwealth has always stood out in the attention and prevention of gender violence, especially in the youngest. It has been and is a priority for us, since the fight against this scourge is an issue that belongs to us all »
All the information about the commonwealth can be found on its website: www.mancomunidadlavega.es
«Is your daughter suffering gender violence? How to know it and how to act» is the title of the training day that we are going to carry out on Tuesday, November 29 at 7 pm in social services (Old Town Hall) by the psychologist Sofia Cherry tree. No registration required.
On Monday 12 December, in the framework of the greater security plan, agents of the Civil Guard, will explain to our greater practical questions about their security and that they can apply to their daily life, and avoid in this way possible incidents that put at risk Their integrity. It will be in the social center at 10 o’clock in the morning.
To celebrate Christmas, in the senior school we propose a day of open doors on Monday, December 5 and 12. Animate, and take your Christmas annuity home. https://bit.ly/2fYMTjm
In collaboration with La Vega Mancomunidad and the Department of Social Services of the City of San Miguel de Salinas, Afammer, Association of Families and Women of the Rural Environment has organized a training course of 70 hours for unemployed women on social and health care to people in the home. The deadline to submit applications is February 22 and the minimum group to start the activity is 15 people. All the information and inscriptions in the following link TRAMITE CURSO ATENCION SOCIOSANITARIA
In this edition an extensive program of activities has been drawn up between the Department of Social Services and La Vega Mancomunidad, which has had the collaboration of Afammer and the equality area of the Provincial Council. Thus, the program includes actions to raise awareness and co-education, training unemployed, recreational and leisure, health workshops, talks, intercultural workshops, …
The central campaign March 8 of the Commonwealth of this year is called «As many as we are and so much for …», this campaign wants to raise awareness about the fact that women are 51% of the population but continue to give inequality In all areas that always fall on the side of women. Women continue to struggle, claim, change, improve … to achieve a more equitable society.
As in previous years, and already eleven years, it will be held from February 16 to March 14 and for all primary school students the education workshops in equality and coeducation, a socio-educational space for the learning of Positive and egalitarian values that are the basis for them to grow and relate from respect and non-violence. For these students, a coeducational theater show «The Secret Life of Moms» is scheduled for March 3 on the role of women in the family and in the home.
Emotional support groups that will address strategies for improving self-esteem, social skills, mood, and / or any other emotional difficulty that they may have will be conducted to improve emotional and physical health. Supervised by a psychologist and began on March 7 until May 16. . In parallel, there is a pilates workshop, every Monday and Wednesday from 20.30 to 21.30 hours, zumba workshop, Tuesday and Thursday from 21 to 22 hours and yoga workshop, every Monday from 19 to 20.30 Hours (in this workshop there are 7 free sessions). All workshops are held in the Social Center.
For the integration of immigrant women, we will continue with the «world in your kitchen» meeting groups that will be holding the «Sweets, Women and Tradition» workshop, starting on Monday, February 27 and continuing every Monday throughout the month of March.
This year, we will organize the Women’s Dinner again, on March 8th at the Mesón el Prado. On March 9, Infodona’s technique offers the talk «La Mujer, the media and advertising, at 3.30 pm in Social Services.
On the other hand, Afammer, has organized a training course for unemployed, on «Socio-sanitary care for people at home» in which 20 women from our municipality have registered. It will be from February 28 to March 31.
The La Vega community also offers other programs throughout the year that are aimed primarily at women, such as the Areola Solidarity Program, aimed at the reconstruction of the areola of women who have undergone the removal and reconstruction of their breasts To cancer and the Legal Service, which although addressed to all citizens, the data tell us that it is women who perform 80% of consultations. It is a free service that caters for any demand for legal advice: gender violence, separations, inheritance, housing, ..
All the information on the activities is available on the website of the community www.mancomunidadlavega.es and in the Town Hall www.sanmigueldesalinas.es
Díptico Actividades 8 de marzo San Miguel de Salinas