8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Ryerson University, Student Campus Centre, 55 Gould Street, Room SCC 115
The Alternative for Her Community Centre in partnership with "The
Muslimah Alliance" presents a Skill Building Forum for Health Care
& Social Service Providers.
Gain a better understanding of the issues and challenges faced by
Muslim women and their families. The conference will explore culturally
sensitive ways that work to empower and support clients/patients, in
order to improve the quality of care. So far, we have had
registrants from the fields of community and social service, education,
(the full range of) healthcare, legal services, community law
enforcement, chaplaincy, and social justice advocacy.
Topics: Marriage, Divorce, Domestic Violence, Muslim Parents &
Children, Caring for Muslim Patients, Muslim Diversity, Challenges
Faced by Muslim women in Canadian society and much more
Registration deadline is April 28, 2006. You can register online or via bank deposit/cheque: http://www.bande.whsites.net/mwc/.