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The local church and wellbeing (short course)

A self-led online course on practical ways the local church can support community health and wellbeing following a disaster

2023

Two African women sitting on a veranda talking warmly to each other

Dorcas and Mariam talk outside the local clinic, Jos, Nigeria. Photo: Tom Price/Tearfund

Course details

Language
English, French, Portuguese, Spanish
Duration
20 minutes
Cost
Free

What will you gain from the course?

  • Insight into the unique role of the local church in supporting community health and wellbeing following a disaster.
  • An understanding of how to support communities affected by a disaster.
  • Access to multiple resources to support you and your church.
This short course has been taken from the in-depth online course Disasters and the local church.

Course highlights

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  1. Discover five ways the local church can engage in wellbeing and psychosocial care in the immediate aftermath of a disaster.

  2. Learn practical ways you and your church can support others who are affected and apply your knowledge in an activity.

  3. Explore a wide range of useful tools and guides to help you and your church support others in their wellbeing.

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What have previous learners said?

  • It helps with preparedness for any disaster in any given set up

    Sylvista Zambia

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