2SLGBTQI+ Inclusion with Around the Rainbow: Grow Education Series

22 Jun, 2022

Grow Education Series

ABLE2 is offering a series of virtual workshops to help people with disabilities, their families and professionals in the community learn about and participate in fun activities.

Workshop Description

Through sharing lived experience, first-person voice videos and PowerPoint, in this session you will learn:

  • the most common terms related to sexual and gender identity
  • local and online 2SLGBTQi+ resources
  • supporting 2SLGBTQI+ folks

Lisa Montroy (Mon-Troy), pronouns: she/they, is a queer, non-binary group facilitator and public educator at Family Services Ottawa. They work closely with families, service providers, and organizations to improve 2SLGBTQI+ inclusion and they facilitate several support groups for 2SLGBTQI+ communities of all ages.

Who should attend?

Caregivers, parents of those with disabilities, people with disabilities

Workshop Details

Facilitators:  Lisa Montroy

Day & Date: Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Time: 6:30 – 8:00 pm

Cost: $0 per person

Registration: Please register using the link below. Registered participants will be sent the Zoom link to access the workshop prior to the workshop.

NOTE: Registration closes at 5:00 pm on June 22, 2022. No registrations will be accepted after this time.

Register

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