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Monday, June 26 2017, 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
2 Days until this Event

Run by the Malvern Family Resource Centre, The Enable ACCESS project will address the gendered systemic barriers faced by women with disabilities in North-East Scarborough. This project will advocate for accessibility, build community capacity towards accessibility, provide platforms to gain skills and become leaders, and foster a safe and inclusive community.

Enable ACCESS is seeking women with disabilities, caregivers, service providers and allies to get involved with this project! Opportunities include:

Workshop Co-Facilitator

1. Develop and co-facilitate a workshop with service providers to build community capacity;

2. Complete training on digital storytelling, develop story and share personal lived experiences with service providers;

3. Actively participate in planning meetings for workshop through attendance, discussion and review of relevant documents;

4. Act as an ambassador of the project and Malvern Family Resource Centre, including reaching out to their own networks and other stakeholders that have not been engaged; and

5. Provide leadership and accept responsibility for deliverables.

 

The first day to volunteer is on June 26th, 2017 from 10am-4pm, but this project runs until December 2017.

If interested, then please email Jasmeen Chandi, Program Facilitator jchandi@mfrc.org.

 

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North-East Scarborough

Toronto, ON
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