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Welcoming and Celebrating Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity in Families: From Preconception to Preschool, Best Start

Oakville, Ontario
February 20, 2014

8:30 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Oakville Conference Centre, 2515 Wyecroft Road

Workshop Description

This workshop will offer a great opportunity to begin a conversation about LGBTQ+ inclusive practice for service providers who work with families with young children.

Learning objectives

  • Learn how service providers can make their programs for families, parents and children, into spaces that honour and celebrate this diversity.
  • Reflect on personal and organizational beliefs about LGBTQ+ individuals and willingly challenge these beliefs in order to be an LGBTQ+ positive professional.
  • Learn successful strategies and best practices to build an organizational commitment for LGBTQ+ inclusivity.

Register online at http://beststart.org/events/2014/LGBTO/register.htm.

For inquiries about registration contact Roshni Juttun [email protected], or 1-800-397-9567 ext. 2336, or 416-408-2249 x2336.

For inquiries about workshop content contact Marie Brisson at [email protected] or 1-800-397-9567 x2255.