You are warmly invited to the second Men’s Health Unlocked networking meeting!

Overview

  • Get the latest updates on gendered approaches to men’s health and wellbeing in Leeds.
  • A collaborative and open learning and development network.
  • Open to all, from any background. Service users, volunteers and workers.
  • Contribute to the future direction of the Men’s Health Unlocked Network.
  • Join in with the skill share workshops – learn and share.

Skill Share Workshops

As part of this meeting we invite you to join one of FOUR informal skill share workshops. Please choose your workshop when you register.  Choose ONE workshop only please.

This will also be an opportunity to network with others working in your field.

Workshop 1: Great group activities for men.

Tara Scott, Zest Leeds

Tara has many years’ experience of running health and wellbeing activities for men, both online and in person. She will be sharing some of her best ideas for group activities with men.

Come along, get some ideas, and share your own.

Workshop 2: Men and self-identity

Duncan Millard, Humans Being

Duncan will be running a workshop on men and self-identity. How does the culture of masculinity affect health, and how we can start to challenge and change it for the better? Come and join Duncan for his wealth of experience in this field and to share your own thoughts.

Workshop 3: Engaging men from ethnic minority backgrounds

Geeta Lota, Circles of Life: Voice of Men

Geeta engages with men from ethnic minority backgrounds in some of the most deprived areas of the city. Come and learn about Geeta’s work and share some of your own experiences too.

Workshop 4: Health and Wellbeing of low-income men.

Dr Mike Jestico, University of Leeds

Dr Jestico has written a PHD on the difficulties faced by low-income men in maintaining and improving their health and wellbeing. The research, which was conducted mainly in Leeds, reveals both the barriers and the protective factors that you might consider when engaging men.

A chance too for you to share your own experiences and contribute to the research.

Remember to book your tickets using this link or the one above.  Choose ONE workshop only.

LINK TO EVENTBRITE.

Men’s Health Unlocked

To find out more about MHULeeds, read our latest update here, which covers all the news on Leeds men’s health and wellbeing.