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Supporting Transgender People Living with Addictions: A Skill-Building Workshop for Addictions Service Providers

9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
519 Community Centre, 519 Church Street, Toronto

This will be an interactive training day that will focus on working with transgender/transsexual individuals through an anti-oppression approach. Facilitated by trainers from The Trans Inclusion Project this workshop aims to

  • Cover basic trans 101 information--definitions, transition, and history
  • Identify current barriers to access within agencies
  • Address issues of marginalization--sex-work, homelessness, and violence
  • Build tools for service providers to move towards further inclusion

 Fee: $40 (with sliding scale available), lunch provided
 
To register contact Jake Pyne at The 519 Church Street Community Centre
(416) 392-6878 x332  or transaccess@the519.org.