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7:00 pm

Celebration Day for Girls

August 1, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
APFACTS, Room 6, Weston Community Hub, Cnr Gritten St and Minns Pl, Weston
Weston Creek, ACT 2611 Australia
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Did you know that the average age for periods to start is 12.6 years but can be as early as 8 years of age? Are you prepared??
Come along to a presentation from Positive Menstrual Health Educators; Patricia Falcetta and Julia Dendrinos.
Research shows that talking openly with your daughter about periods reduces anxiety and embarrassment and empowers girls to feel confident and self-assured as they develop.

Topics covered:
• How to start the conversation
• Why it is important to celebrate the onset of periods and how?
• How to create a period friendly home
• The vital role Dad’s play
• Positive body image in the digital world.

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