Our Right to Be Safe - Free Workshop for Seniors with Disabilities

Date: Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Time: 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Location: Gordon Neighbourhood House, 1019 Broughton Street in Vancouver’s West End

In the workshop we will talk about:

  • The kinds of violence and abuse seniors with disabilities and physical limitations are experiencing
  • Learn what you can do to get help
  • Share safety tips with other seniors
  • Begin the process of developing a safety plan that will include establishing support circles in your community

For more information please contact Karen Martin, karen@disabilityalliancebc.org, 604 875-0188. Lunch will be provided. Disability supports and transportation costs will be covered.

Free workshop: Building Successful Tenant-Landlord Relations

Richmond Rental Connect (a project of the Richmond Poverty Response Committee) has sent us the following info:

FREE WORKSHOP: Building Successful Tenant-Landlord Relations

When: Jan 22nd from 7 to 9 pm (doors open 6:30)
Where: South Arm United Church – 11051 No. 3 Rd, Richmond BC

Learn about: Rental agreements, rights and responsibilities for both tenants and landlords, practical advice from professionals

To register: email info@richmondrentalconnect.ca or call 604-205-4700 and leave a message. Once you attend, you are eligible to post on the Richmond Rental Connect housing registry. Visit www.richmondrentalconnect.ca for more info.Tenant Landlord Successful Relations Workshop Jan 22 2015

 

Sexuality workshops presented by The Lower Mainland Down Syndrome Society

The Lower Mainland Down Syndrome Society Proudly Presents:
Two Sexuality Workshops. 
Instructed by Jessica Wollen, a Teacher, Certified Sexual Health Educator, Parent and the CEO of Shift Education.

Ages 11-15:
Dates: April 13, 27th, May 4, 11, 2015
Time: 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Topic: body changes, hygiene, pubertyAges 16+:

Dates: May 25, 2015, June 1, 8, 15
Time: 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Topic: safer sex, abuse prevention, exploitation prevention, healthy relationships.

Location: Newton Senior Centre – 13775-70th Avenue, Surrey

Cost: Members $60
Non-Members $100
Registration deadline January 10th

To register contact the LMDSS email info@lmdss.com or by phone 604-591-2722.

Photo: The Lower Mainland Down Syndrome Society Proudly Presents:</p> <p>Two Sexuality Workshops. </p> <p>Instructed by Jessica Wollen, a Teacher, Certified Sexual Health Educator, Parent and the CEO of Shift Education. </p> <p>Ages 11-15:</p> <p>Dates: April 13, 27th, May 4, 11, 2015<br /> Time: 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm<br /> Topic: body changes, hygiene, puberty</p> <p>Ages 16+:</p> <p>Dates: May 25, 2015, June 1, 8, 15<br /> Time: 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm<br /> Topic: safer sex, abuse prevention, exploitation prevention, healthy relationships. </p> <p>Location: Newton Senior Centre - 13775-70th Avenue, Surrey</p> <p>Cost: Members $60<br /> Non-Members $100<br /> Registration deadline January 10th</p> <p>To register contact the LMDSS email info@lmdss.com or by phone 604-591-2722.