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Disabled Community Connection Network

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Vancouver

Disabled Community Connection Network:
Sexual Health with Dave Symington

Hosted by: North Shore Disabilities Resource Centre and PeerNet BC
Date: October 18th, 2018 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Location: PeerNet BC, #408-602 West Hastings, Vancouver (Click for map)

Disabled Community Connection Network (DCCN) is a monthly communication and information group for people of all ages (16+) with any disability. This group is hosted by the North Shore Disability Resource Centre. This group is facilitated by and for people with disabilities.

The session will focus on the topic of, “Sexual Health.” This session will feature Dave Symington, he has had a disability (C5-6 quadriplegic) since a diving accident in 1975. He has been involved in disability advocacy, program and service development, and community integration for almost 40 years. He has worked extensively in the post-secondary education system as a special education coordinator, service provider, policy driver, and awareness and team builder. Dave co-founded the Vancouver Adapted Music Society with Sam Sullivan some 30 years ago. He sits on numerous boards and committees and is very active in sexual health advocacy, music, sailing, and travel.

ASL Interpretation and snacks are provided! The space is also wheelchair accessible. Please let us know of any accommodations and dietary needs you require. Please email L.Stinson@nsdrc.org or call 604-904-4088 to register. We have limited space so please register.