Join us on Wednesday, January 10, 2024 at The Warehouse - Birmingham Friends of the Earth environmental community hub for an empowering event for people living with menstrual disorders. Joy, Resistance and Collective Care: Living with Menstrual Disorders, is a collaborative series of events by Reproductive Justice Initiative and Cysters Through this event, we want to build a peer led and community of support for individuals navigating the challenges of menstrual disorders, fostering a sense of joy, resistance and collective care. Menstrual disorders can often be isolating, through this event, we are creating a space for those personally affected by menstrual disorders to do activities that can support their health and well being. Vesta Living will be taking us through a candle and eye pillow workshop to ignite creativity and share coping mechanisms with each other.
A collaboration between, Reproductive Justice Initiative & Black Ballad to empower Black women to advocate for their reproductive health. Experts in reproductive health and patient advocates will address the racial disparities faced by Black women and menstruating individuals when seeking reproductive health services.
Panel: Dr. Annabel Sowemimo, Dr. Teju Olaoye, and Saschan Fearon-Josephs.