Bringing a gender lens to Ottawa’s housing crisis
- Hear how the housing crisis is putting women and their families at risk.
- Learn why community organizations are asking Council to approve $12 M for affordable housing in the 2019 City Budget.
- Have an opportunity to express your opinions on why housing matters
- Learn ways to make your views known to City Council
Mercy Lawluvi, Immigrant Women Services Ottawa
Keri Lewis, Nelson House
Councillor Catherine McKenney, Housing and Homelessness Liaison
Councillor Theresa Kavanah, Women and Gender Equity Liaison
Organized by women, all are welcome. Refreshments will be served. Reimbursement Expenses: We have limited funds for those who need childcare or bus vouchers in order to participate
Co- Sponsored by: City for All Women Initiative, Empow(her),The Well, Immigrant Women Services Ottawa, Cornerstone Housing for Women, Harmony House, Interval House, Gignul Non-Profit Housing, Ottawa Coalition to End Violence Against Women. With funds from Status of Women Canada and CUPE National.