Rethinking Relationships: Engaging Youth, Connecting Communities
is a full-day interactive, creative, and arts-oriented conference that will take place in London on Friday, November 20, 2009. This conference will provide opportunities to learn about innovative strategies, resources and tools for working with diverse groups of youth. Interactive workshops will be led by youth and adult leaders engaged in innovative and creative programs geared to the promotion of healthy and equal relationships in school, community and health settings. Conference presenters and panelists include Ben Barry, Jessica Yee, Geneviève Morand and Gaston Cotnoir with a special live performance by London’s own Juno nominee, Shad. The conference will feature forum theatre, new media and digital exhibits, art displays and more.
There is no cost but pre-registration is required!!
Who should attend?
This conference is intended for youth and adults who work with youth. In particular, this conference will be of interest to educators, social justice committees, youth leaders, students, and health and social service professionals who work with youth and are interested in creating culturally relevant programs, mutual mentoring, and shared leadership.
The London Convention Centre in London, Ontario, Friday November 20, 2009, 9am – 4pm,
Online registration can be completed on the website for the Centre for Research & Education on Violence against Women and Children www.crvawc.ca