The seminar will assist families to attain what their need and want for their family member using effective advocacy strategies and approaches.

PRESENTERS:

Bob Jones has been involved in various forms of advocacy ranging from family advocacy to systems advocacy in Canada and the United States. Currently he is working as a consultant with Community Living Manitoba in the area of family engagement. His advocacy background includes Coordinator of Citizen Advocacy Manitoba; Field Staff with Georgia Justice Project; Instructor in the Disability and Community Support Program at Red River College; and a ten year involvement as a member of a support network for an individual.

Rod Lauder has been the Advocacy Coordinator for Inclusion Winnipeg since 1999 and is a Substitute Decision Maker for a friend he has known for over thirty-seven years. He is a Manitoba Council for Exceptional Children board member and previously served as the Advocacy Coordinator for the Independent Living Resource Centre and Winnipeg Citizen Advocacy.

Respites subsidies up to $120.00 per family will be provided to enable one or more family member attend the seminar. Registration is limited to 25 participants.

TO REGISTER or for additional information:

Please e-mail admin@inclusionwinnipeg.org, or call 204-786-1414

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Advocating for Your Family Member

June 24 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

The seminar will assist families to attain what their need and want for their family member using effective advocacy strategies and approaches.

PRESENTERS:

Bob Jones has been involved in various forms of advocacy ranging from family advocacy to systems advocacy in Canada and the United States. Currently he is working as a consultant with Community Living Manitoba in the area of family engagement. His advocacy background includes Coordinator of Citizen Advocacy Manitoba; Field Staff with Georgia Justice Project; Instructor in the Disability and Community Support Program at Red River College; and a ten year involvement as a member of a support network for an individual.

Rod Lauder has been the Advocacy Coordinator for Inclusion Winnipeg since 1999 and is a Substitute Decision Maker for a friend he has known for over thirty-seven years. He is a Manitoba Council for Exceptional Children board member and previously served as the Advocacy Coordinator for the Independent Living Resource Centre and Winnipeg Citizen Advocacy.

Respites subsidies up to $120.00 per family will be provided to enable one or more family member attend the seminar. Registration is limited to 25 participants.

TO REGISTER or for additional information:

Please e-mail admin@inclusionwinnipeg.org, or call 204-786-1414

Details

Date:
June 24
Time:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Organizer

Inclusion Winnipeg
Phone:
204-786-1414
Email:
acl@aclwpg.ca
Website:
http://inclusionwinnipeg.com

Venue

Inclusion Winnipeg
1-120 Maryland Street
Winnipeg,ManitobaR3G 1L1Canada
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Phone:
204-786-1414
Website:
inclusionwinnipeg.org