SHAG Week 2021

SHAG Week 2021


Sexual Health Awareness and Guidance (SHAG) Week 2021

An tSeachtain um Fheasacht agus Threoir ar an tSláinte Ghnéis 2021

SHAG Week Events / Imeachtaí Sheachtain SHAG

Monday 15th February / Dé Luain an 15 Feabhra 2021

  • 17:00 Sexual Health Workshop / Ceardlann Sláinte Gnéis – discussing STI’s, where to get the best Sex Toys and Safe Cybersex – hosted by Sexual Health West. ZOOM LINK

Tuesday 16th February / Dé Máirt an 16 Feabhra 2021

  • 18:00 Gnéas le Grace Workshop / Ceardlann Gnéas le Grace – Loving Your Sexual Body ZOOM LINK
  • Guess How Many Condoms are in the Jar / Tomhais Cá Mhéad Coincíní atá sa Chrúsca?
  • Decolonising contraception / Frithghiniúint a Dhíchoilíniú (See our Instagram)

Wednesday 17th February / Dé Céadaoin an 17 Feabhra 2021

  • 18:00 Panel discussion on Sex Ed Reform in the Irish Education System / Plé Painéil ar Athchóiriú an Ghnéasoideachais i gCóras Oideachais na hÉireann  – Speakers include: Amy Burke (End IBSA Ireland), Róisín O’Connor (NUIG Student Sexual Health activist), Active*Consent/GRCC representative, Caelainn Hogan (Republic of Shame author) ZOOM LINK
  • 19:30 Hump Day Hoolie / Cóisir na Céadaoin Crua Tickets via Eventbrite HERE – Zoom Link will be sent to you on day of event.

Thursday 18th February / Déardaoin an 18 Feabhra 2021

  • 17:30 “Making Safer Sex Sexy” Workshop / Ceardlann um Ghnéas Níos Sábháilte a Dhéanamh Níos Gnéasúla with Caroline West ZOOM LINK
  • Sexual Health Podcasts / Podchraoltaí Sláinte Gnéis (list of recommendations)

Friday 19th February / Dé hAoine an 19 Feabhra 2021

  • 15:00-18:30 Disclosure Training / Oiliúint Nochta with Galway Rape Crisis Centre FULLY BOOKED
  • 17:00 Bottoming 101 This workshop will talk (potential) bottoms through anal sex from prep, to action and after care. This session will focus on the anatomy of anal sex, the ways in which pleasure can be maximised and the reasons being a bottom may or not be right for you. This is open to anyone who is interested to attend, inclusive language and discussion will be emphasised. Presented by Dean O’Reilly. ZOOM LINK
  • 19:30 Sex Toy Bingo / Biongó Bréagán Gnéis – This is not the type of bingo your granny would go to! There’s loads of sex toy prizes up for grabs and our host is comedian Steve Bennett so the craic will be had. All attendees will also get a 10% discount code to use at The event is free but there’s a suggested donation amount of €5 which will all go to the SU Charity Fund supporting Galway Rape Crisis Centre, Galway Autism Partnership and Helplink Mental Health. Please give what you can. Tickets via Eventbrite HERE Zoom Link will be sent to you on day of event.


An tseachtain ar fad

  • Cuir do Thástáil STI SAOR IN AISCE in áirithe le hAonad Sláinte na Mac Léinn, OÉ Gaillimh ar 091 494 337
  • Cuir do Mhearthástáil VEID SAOR IN AISCE in áirithe le Sexual Health West
  • Ordaigh coiscíní agus bealadh saor in aisce ó Sexual Health WestHIV Ireland

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Joanna Brophy