A 2h private meeting with a very small number of helpers
Course objective: the helper should be able to understand how her body works, how she can become pregnant and how she can get a sexually transmitted disease;
Course content: no predefined content but rather adapted to the needs of the helper (Basic woman’s health education? Sexual education? Birth control education? Description of woman’s physiology. Risks and limits of self-medication. Awareness of the dangers of medications sold by friends and relatives.
This course is particularly recommended for those helpers who have a boyfriend in Singapore
Good to know:
- It’s not forbidden for helpers to have a boyfriend here but it’s forbidden to become pregnant.
- There is no sexual education program in their respective countries and their knowledge is extremely limited if not inexistent;
- there are fake medicines traffic within the community of domestic helpers and this includes fake birth control pills and abortion medications ;