Inclusive Community Development Network – VALID Victorian Advocacy League for Individuals with Disability. Pieces in the Jigsaw: Building Community through Collaboration.
Celebrate International Day of People with the Victorian Inclusive Community Development Network
Pieces in the Jigsaw: Building Community through Collaboration
Pieces in the Jigsaw will examine strategies for building stronger collaboration and partnerships between key organisations and stakeholders in local communities to build opportunities for meaningful social participation and community membership by people with disability.
The aim forum aim is to facilitate links between peer to peer work, specialist support services and mainstream community organisations to enable us to draw on the wisdom of whole communities to promote people with disabilities as active and engaged citizens.
Opening Address – Professor Bruce Bonyhady from 9.45 -10.15AM
10.15 – 11.15AM. Panel Discussion What are the pieces of the community inclusion puzzle?
11.30- 12.20PM. Workshop Discussion with forum participants
1 December 2021 – 09:30 am
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1 December 2021 – 01:00 pm
Online Via Zoom – Please register for the event.
We believe that by providing opportunities for people with disability to engage as active citizens their insights and lived experience will be more central to community building and planning activities. This is an open forum for all attending to contribute/have their say. Members of panel will be sharing their own experiences
The forum is conducted in the spirit of Article 19 of the UN Convention of the Rights of People with Disability.