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Workshop: Help Without Leading


The Zelda Ruth Harris Self-Help Education Program, Sponsored by The Self-Help Resource Centre, presents HELP WITHOUT LEADING a workshop on the role of the professional in self-help strategies on Thursday, September 9th, 1999 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at a central location to be announced. The cost of $35.00 includes lunch and a copy of the Self-Help Resource Centre's new Self-Help/Mutual Aid Guide 1999 (ready by September).

The program will include:

New list serv: ICT-HEALTH


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Call for abstracts: Women's Health Conference


BUILDING BRIDGES: Creating An Integrated Approach to Women's Health

April 29 - May 1, 2000

Victoria Conference Centre, Victoria, BC

Deadline for abstract submissions for sessions - August 3, 1999 (notification Sep 15)

The goal of this conference is to encourage a meeting of minds and an integration of these different approaches, particularly as they relate to women's health. The conference will enable health practitioners, community groups, researchers, policy makers and health promoters to engage in productive dialogue about ways to bring the biomedical and social determinants perspectives together.

Information about the call for abstracts is available from:

Pamela Gole, Health Association of BC

750 - 1380 Burrard St. Vancouver, BC V6Z 2H3

E-mail: Fax 604-488-3983 Phone: 604-806--5322

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