Affordable Housing for a Diversity of Women

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Location: 
Jean Piggot Hall, City Hall
Date: 
Tuesday, 26 March, 2019 - 18:00 to 20:30
Event Details: 

Bringing a gender lens to Ottawa’s housing crisis

Register here

  • 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

Presenters Include:
Mercy Lawluvi, Immigrant Women Services Ottawa
Keri Lewis, Nelson House
and more….

Responders:
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.