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Health, Not Hate: Exploring the Health-Related Impacts of Hate

December 10 @ 6:30 am - 9:00 pm

Poster for Health not Hate. Text in article.

Health, Not Hate: Exploring the Health-Related Impacts of Hate upon black, indigenous and racialized communities and shareing strategies for resistance and resilience

Monday, December 10, 2018

Hosted by Urban Alliance on Race Relations – UARRand Institute for Youth Health and Development

North York Civic Centre, Council Chambers 5100 Yonge St, Toronto, Ontario M2N5W

ExplA panel of human rights advocates, educators and researchers will explore:

The impact of the rising hate and fascism on the health and wellbeing of our communities.

Research on the impact of discrimination, marginalization and exclusion as Social Determinants of Health (SDOH).

What are the ways in which we rise up, resist and build resilience? What does self-care look like and what strategies can we share?

What is the responsibility of our elected leaders, public institutions and organizations in opposing fascist rhetoric and intervening to stop the spread of hate in our city.

AGENDA

6:30 pm – Doors Open and Registration
7:00-9:00 pm – Panel and Discussion with Audience Questions and Comments

CONFIRMED SPEAKERS (More to be announced shortly):

Bernie Farber, writer, commentator and chair of the Canadian Anti-Hate Network

Dr. Karen Mock, human rights consultant, former executive director of the Canadian Race Relations Foundation, and chair of JSpace Canada

Dr. Siham Rayale, researcher, educator, community leader and former coordinator of UARR Roots Project engaging Tamil and Somali Youth

Anjum Sultana, Manager of Policy & Strategic Communications at YWCA Canada and founder of Racial Health Equity Network

Performance by Reaching Intelligent Souls Everywhere (RISE)

This is a free event open to the public. Please register as space is limited.
Suggested donation to help cover our costs: $5-10

ACCESSIBILITY
The venue is wheelchair accessible.
Please let us know of any accessibility and accommodation needs by December 1, 2018:
info@urbanalliance.ca or 416-703-6607

THIS EVENT IS ORGANIZED IN PARTNERSHIP WITH:
Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work
Institute for Youth Health and Development
Harmony Movement

Venue

North York Civic Centre
5100 Yonge Street
Toronto, Ontario M2N5W4 Canada
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