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Self-Advocacy Workshop - Vancouver, Victoria and Kelowna

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200- 5055 Joyce Street
Vancouver BC V5R 6B2

A workshop for blind/partially sighted individuals to learn about self-advocacy and understand your rights. Identify when you are being mistreated/discriminated against. Discuss the different types of advocacy and what kind of advocacy work is happening today. Take this workshop to become a confident self-advocate in an inclusive environment. Cost: Free.

The self-advocacy workshop takes place in multiple CNIB locations across BC and teleconferencing is available for those who reside in other communities.

  • Vancouver – Thurs., March 7th, 2019; time:10 am to 12 pm
  • Victoria – Thurs., March 28th, 2019; time: 1 - 3 pm
  • Kelowna – Thurs., March 28th, 2019; time: 1:30 - 3:30 pm
  • Teleconferencing – Wed., March 6th, 2019; time: 2 – 3 pm

Registration required and space is limited. Contact Ruanne Vent-Schmidt, Program Coordinator – Advocacy & Peer Support at (604) 431-2121 ext. 6004 or email ruanne.vent-schmidt@cnib.ca.

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