Lunch and Learn: Boyle Street Services & Stigmas Around Poverty and Homelessness
Join us in our series of free lunchtime talks about social issues and learn about diverse ways to help create a community in which all people are full and valued participants!
When: Wednesday, February 24, 2021, @ 12 PM
Where: Online, via Zoom (register here to secure your spot)
Speaker: Sarah Dowling, Community Relationship Lead, Boyle Street Community Services Edmonton
Boyle Street Community Services is a local charity that has been serving people experiencing homelessness in Edmonton for 50 years. In this presentation, we will discuss the programs and services delivered at Boyle Street, the values that guide our work and the ways in which we work with each and every client. We will also spend time exploring the stigmas often attached to people experiencing poverty and homelessness, the tangible effects of stigmas, and what we can do to change for the better.
- Timezone: America/New_York
- Date: Feb 24 2021
- Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm