Space is limited! Sign up for our free workshop series on Disability Rights with ARCH Disability Law Centre:
Workshop 1 – Family and support workers:
August 8th, 6pm-8pm
Workshop 2 – Self-advocates:
August 9th, 10am-12pm
Vanier Community Services Centre,
270 Marier Avenue, Vanier, Ottawa, Ontario
RSVP to Natalie: firstname.lastname@example.org
Or call Josée: 613-255-3315
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Rights Education Workshop 1, Tuesday August 8th, 6pm to 8pm
For Support Staff and Families
Whose Voice is it Anyway?
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 members with an intellectual disability – in an interactive session.
Rights Education Workshop 2, Wednesday August 9th, 10AM to 12PM
For Self Advocates
Hear My Voice – Respect My Choice!
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. Assistance are welcome to attend with anyone who needs support.
We keep in touch after the workshop to answer any questions.
ARCH Disability Law Centre is a legal clinic devoted to social justice and equal participation in society. Located in Toronto, but with a provincial mandate, ARCH conducts research and makes presentations to government.
Respecting Rights is a project of ARCH. It is focused on rights education for people labelled with an intellectual disability. Self-advocates, lawyers, and advocacy staff work together on rights issues. Respecting Rights is proud to work in partnership with People First of Ontario.
Disability Advocacy Network of Eastern Ontario (DANEO) and Connecting Ottawa are sponsoring these Workshops in Ottawa.
Location: Vanier Community Centre, 270 Marier Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario
To register contact Josée at 613-255-3315 OR email@example.com
Workshops are Free of Charge,
Space is Limited.
Check out ARCH rights training on YouTube!