What: A project exploring experiences of violence and violence prevention on
university and college campuses in Canada.
Who: Women ages 18-29 who have attended a Canadian University or College
program within the last 5 years AND who self-identify as:
* Having a disability (physical/intellectual disabilities/sensory
* Persons with mental health histories or have experienced the mental
* Deaf or hard of hearing
Women who are interested are asked to attend one of the focus groups
throughout the city (see below):
Monday, July 25, 2011
215 Spadina, Suite 220, Toronto, 6-8pm
Wednesday, July 27, 2011
The Centre for Women and Trans People at York University Student Centre,
Room 322, 4700 Keele Street, Toronto, 6-8pm
Tuesday, August 2, 2011
The 519 Community Centre
519 Church Street, Meeting Room 204, Toronto, 6-8pm
Wednesday, August, 3, 2011
Scarborough Women’s Centre
2100 Ellesmere Road, Suite 245, Scarborough
Friday, August 5, 2011
215 Spadina, Suite 220, Toronto, 2-4pm
A diverse group of women with DisAbilities who feel comfortable sharing their experiences of violence and violence prevention on university or college are encouraged to participate.
Every effort will be made to meet the diverse needs of sister participants including disability accommodation, interpreter services, dietary and cultural considerations. All equity seeking groups will be valued in this work.