NEADS Event Calendar: September 2015
Title: Psyching Up For School: A Peer Support Hang Out – McMaster University
Location: Hamilton, Ontario
Date: September 2, 2015
Description : Psyching Up For School: A Peer Support Hang Out
When? Wednesday, September 2 from 5:30-7:30pm
Where? Email email@example.com for the top secret confidential location on the McMaster University campus.
Who? Students in the Hamilton-area who personally experience psychiatric systems, madness, mental illness, mental health concerns, loneliness, emotional or spiritual distress, etc.
Organizer: Ravi Malhotra and Morgan Rowe
Title: Disability Rights Through Narratives: Finding a Voice of Their Own
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Date: September 9, 2015
Telephone: (416) 944-0962
Description: Please join us Wednesday, September 9th, 2015, 7-9 p.m.
in celebrating the release of
Exploring Disability Identity and Disability Rights Through Narratives:
Finding a Voice of Their Own
Ravi Malhotra and Morgan Rowe
Please do RSVP – as space is limited, and it helps with the catering.
call (416) 944-0962
1-800-361-6120 or email
98 Harbord St., Toronto, ON M5S 1G6
Co-sponsored by the Department of Social
Justice Education, OISE, University of Toronto
Organizer: Neil Squire Society
Location: Ottawa, Ontario
Date: September 14, 2015
Telephone: 613.723.3575 ext.207
Description: To ensure that you avoid injury from repetitious physical functions and unnecessary strain from inefficient workspace arrangements, employers have become more aware of the principles of ergonomics. Nevertheless, it is up to you to ensure that your workspace is ergonomically suited to your needs and provides you with the accommodations you require in order to do your best work.
*These workshops are delivered by Mr. Stuart Jolliffe, Occupational Therapist.
Organizer: Halifax Career Fair (Saint Mary’s University, Dalhousie University, Mount Saint Vincent University
Title: Halifax Career Fair
Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Date: September 15, 2015
Web site: http://www.halifaxcareerfair.ca/
Description: Halifax Career Fair, September 22, 2015
When you bring close to 2,000 of Nova Scotia’s motivated post-secondary students and 150 organizations from both the public and private sector, great things are possible.