August 8 & 9: Respecting rights workshops, Ottawa

Posted
July 24, 2017

Workshop 1: Rights Education Workshop for Support Staff And Families, Tuesday, August 8, 2017, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

This portion of the workshop will focus on decision-making, consent and capacity for Developmental Services Agency Staff, Board Members, and Management.

This portion of the workshop will guide families to learn about the rights of their family member with an intellectual disability - in an interactive session.

Workshop 2: Rights Education Workshop for Self-Advocates, Wednesday, August 9, 2017, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

This workshop for people labelled with intellectual disabilities is offered by a volunteer Respecting Rights self-advocate, rights advocacy staff, and a lawyer from ARCH Disability Law Centre. There are role plays, interactive activities, and a discussion circle. Assistants are welcome to attend with anyone who needs support.

We keep in touch after the workshop to answer any questions.

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Event Information:

When:

  • Workshop 1: Tuesday, August 8, 2017, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Workshop 2: Wednesday, August 9, 2017, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Where: Vanier Community Services Centre, 290 Dupuis, Ottawa  K1L 1A2

To register: Contact Josée at 613-255-3315 OR Natalie natalina.r.spagnuolo@gmail.com