Here we take look at PASH - Positive Action for Sexual Health. A multi-agency partnership and forum working towards effective, accessible and inclusive sexual health service provision - appropriate to individual, agency and the public's needs.
The PASH FORUM is made up of representatives from various agencies in the voluntary and statutory sectors . Each forum member represents, not only their own agency, but also a particular area of their work. This ensures representation of relevant client groups from a variety of settings and view points.
Plymouth Primary Care Trust
Sexual Health Outreach Project
Youth Enquiry Service
Plymouth Social Services
Family Planning Service
Plymouth College of Further Education
Mount Wise Youth Project
School Health Service
South and West Devon Health Authority
PASH is a multi-agency partnership working towards effective, accessible and inclusive sexual health service provision - appropriate to individual, agency and the public's needs. It also promotes and provides appropriate and accessible training for professionals (voluntary and statutory) working within sexual health or associated fields in South and West Devon.
PASH distributes a regular newsletter to the mailing list and provides opportunities for members to share information and news about agencies and issues. It supports and encourages the development and evaluation or proven good practice, to assess and identify workers professional training needs and to influence sexual health delivery, avoiding duplication and identifying gaps. The PASH newsletter is available online on the Eddystone Trust website.
You can view their latest edition by clicking here . If you would like further information on PASH, contact the Eddystone Trust:
The Eddystone Trust (Plymouth)
36 Looe Street, Bretonside, Plymouth, Devon PL4 0EB
Tel: 01752 257077. Fax: 01752 252093.
Help line: 01752 251666
Website information: www.eddystone.org.uk
The Eddystone Trust (Torbay)
24 Braddon Hill Road West, Torquay, Devon TQ1 9BG
Tel: 01803 380692.