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 next group is May 17th, 4:00PM — 6:00PM. To facilitate accessible transit requirements the meeting will be held at PeerNet BC, #408-602 West Hastings, Vancouver. PeerNetBC is an accessible space, please let us know of any other accessibility requirements you might have in advance of the meeting.
The session will focus on the topic of, “Internalized Ableism.” This session will feature Quin Eli Lawrence (Q), a self-defined survivor, failure, and begin-againer, Q’s work and art centre queer love, disability justice, crip liberation, and radical vulnerability. Q prioritizes lived experiences over any and all academia and provides workshops on a variety of disability-themed topics.
ASL Interpretation and food is provided! The space is also wheelchair accessible. Please let us know of any accommodations and dietary needs you require. Please email [email protected]
or call 604-904-4088 to register. This is a free event!