Seminars and Workshops

Global Magnistky Act
28th January 2021
Refugee and Immigrant Support Services
23rd March 2021

Seminars and Workshops

London Advocacy is committed to support training and lifelong learning for its service users, volunteers and employees, recognising that during the COVID-19 pandemic, vulnerable communities must be the priority.

There are a series of seminars and workshops organised by the London Advocacy and by its partner organizations. Our aim is to help people quickly adopt UK life and mitigate effect of the pandemic.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Monthly Awareness​ course 

The course is approximately 2 hours in duration and includes information such as infection prevention, PPE, hand and respiratory hygiene. The resource is designed to support our community to continue delivering the best possible service during these unprecedented times. Please contact us to register for next course. 

Managing Stress and Isolation During the Covid-19 Pandemic  

Delivered by mental health experts, in this workshop participants learn why and how we react to crises such as the COVID-19 pandemic. They learn how to recognise, understand and manage reactions in themselves and others, including where they can go for help and how they can support others using psychological first aid. Please contact us to register for next course. 

Guidance for Businesses and Employers Considering the Needs of People during COVID-19 

As businesses continue to operate and/or reopen during the COVID-19 pandemic, there are many questions about how businesses can safely operate. In this new way of conducting business, a key concern is how to also meet the needs of employees that may be at higher risk as well as customers with disabilities.  

LA Covid19 Response: Briefing on COVID-19 Webinars 

COVID-19 has placed enormous health and economic stress on our community organizations and the people they serve. For that reason, LA and its partner organization has committed to host a regular set of community updates via a Zoom webinar as a response to COVID-19. We welcome updates from any community leader—from government agencies and elected offices, businesses, and nonprofits—that can directly help our nonprofit partners since April 2020. 

In these calls, we hope to generate greater awareness of what the responses are looking like and to build stronger networks of actors for the coming weeks. We know that collaboration and partnerships are going to be the bedrock for managing crisis 

These calls are facilitated on a recurring basis; same week day and time. Please email our project manager at with any questions or comments. Zoom information will be provided by an automatic digital link email. 

Effective Communication with Remote Teams” Post COVID-19 

Our communication manager explains how to effectively communicate in a post Covid era using different communication strategies. Please contact us to register for next workshop. 

Global governance and Economic Outlook in the Covid era Seminar 

Our expert sets out the global challenges and economic opportunities in 2021 following the Covid-19 crisis in 2020; as the Biden Administration takes office, and the UK leaves the EU. Please contact us to register for our next seminar. 

Gender Equity, Human Rights & COVID-19 Recovery 

LA and HRS hosted an event to examine gender equity advocacy in UK through a human rights lens in October 2020. We plan to make another panel in Summer 2021.  

Succeeding Post COVID-19 Seminars started January 2021 

The COVID-19 pandemic has fundamentally changed the way we work. With the announcement of vaccines, we hope that things will return to normal soon. With the Government predicting that the roll out of vaccines may take up to 12 months to complete, will business and communities ever be the same?  

LA will communicate essential advice to help you successfully navigate through typical challenges that may impact your business post covid-19. 

You Will Learn: 

  • How to Manage Employee Mental Health and Well Being 
  • Onsite vs Remote vs Hybrid working. What will work best for your business 
  • Access to Finance 
  • Tackling New IT Security Threats 
  • Effective Marketing Post Covid19 
  • How to Recession-Proof Your Business 

This webinar is suitable for business owners, self-employers, directors, and those responsible for the development, marketing, and staff management. 

Please contact us to register for our next seminar. 

COVID-19 Business Check In: Business Update 

A monthly conference for businesses and partners to ask questions about COVID-19 and resources available to businesses and employees. 

Please submit questions to This will help inform our discussion during our Q&A. This meeting is open to any small business, small business leaders, or community partner for a conversation revolving around business and worker specific questions.  

Please contact us to secure your place to meet our business team. 

Benefits & Programs and New Covid19 Recovery Benefits for Immigrants 

The workshop aims to maximize financial security with information about available government benefits and programs for immigrants show they may affect your taxes and new Covid19 Recovery Benefits you may be eligible for. 

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