About the menopause network
The University of Plymouth menopause network was initially launched as a support group in March 2019 for all employees and expanded to become an official staff network in October 2019.
All genders and ages are welcome to attend the meeting, whether you’re experiencing symptoms yourself and want to meet others in a similar situation or if you would like to understand more about the menopause. The chair is Briony Goldsmith.
To provide a forum to talk about the menopause and share experiences.
To provide support and guidance where possible.
To invite speakers/clinicians to campus.
To advise and give feedback on University policy development and associated practice.
Menopause support network sessions
HRT Masterclass: February 23 2021 10:30am-12pm
Do you know enough about HRT and medical alternatives to make an informed choice about what’s right for you in managing your menopause. Join Henpicked: Menopause in the Workplace and Dr Shahzadi Harper in debunking the myths, exploring the facts and the range of options available, both HRT and alternatives.
Mental Resilience for Menopause: March 23 2021 10:30am-12pm
Do you know how stress can affect menopause? Join Henpicked: Menopause in the Workplace and Danny Simmonds, Resilience Expert, to learn top tips and techniques for helping you thrive and flourish during menopause.
Menopause awareness sessions
What do you know about the menopause? Are you, a family member, friend, colleague or employee experiencing menopause and want to know more and how you can support them?
Menopause Awareness Sessions have now been launched on Employee Self Service for both employees and also managers. The sessions will be advertised via the staff bulletin and can be booked onto via ESS.
The University will be looking to run the same sessions again in the future. If you are interested in attending register your interest with firstname.lastname@example.org