Are you passionate about women’s rights, supporting survivors of sexual assault and ending violence in our community? Volunteer for SACHA! There are lots of ways to get involved at SACHA, but we’re especially looking for women-identified folks who would like to volunteer on our 24 Hour Support Line. As part of SACHA’s work against racism and other oppressions, we strive to reflect the diversity of the communities we serve. Women-identified folks who are First Nations, Métis, immigrant, refugee, lesbian, bisexual; women from racialized communities, women with disAbilities and trans women are encouraged to apply. Have questions about the commitment involved or the amazing in-depth training? Come meet Sandra and Miriam and ask all of your questions. When: Tuesday, February 10th at 5pm Where: YWCA – 75 MacNab Street South, Hamilton ON – Room 313 There’s no need to RSVP but if you have questions about the information session or volunteering on the Support Line contact: – Miriam – Support Line Coordinator – firstname.lastname@example.org – Sandra – Diverse Communities Outreach Coordinator – email@example.com
Anyone that has the audacity to be themselves should be celebrated; not discriminated, ridiculed, stigmatized and criminalized. — Laverne Cox
Trans advocate and actor Laverne Cox will be coming to Hamilton on March 23rd!
Laverne’s visit to Hamilton is presented by Mohawk College’s positive space Social Inc ., partnered with The Well: The LGBTQ Community Wellness Centre of Hamilton and SACHA – Hamilton’s Sexual Assault Centre.