Capacity Building of Helpline Staff 1043 on Psycho-Social Counseling of Women

  • In the wake of COVID19 capacity building of the helpline service providers in order to increase their understanding and in providing vigilant response to the psycho-social needs of women with a special focus on GBV response.  
  • In collaboration with UNFPA, the WDD conducted a 4 days virtual training of Punjab Women’s Helpline staff, regarding Psychosocial Support for women.
  • From 1st June, 2020 to 4th June, 2020; followed by 1-day refresher trainings in September and October.
  • This training covered:
  • Provision of psycho-social support for women in distress understanding to Covid-19 situation in the country.
  • Impact on Women and Girl’s lives-GBV Vulnerabilities
  • Psychosocial support for GBV Survivors
  • Safety Planning with Women and Girls
  • Skill Practice and Mental Health
  • Ethical Standards, Documentation and Self-Care