Events & Training

Advocacy Workshop


Advocacy Workshop

This training is open to St.Amant staff and Volunteers (exceptions apply). If you are a staff member, please speak to your supervisor to register. If you are not a St.Amant staff member, and would like more information about this training opportunity, please email

Training Overview

The Advocacy Workshop is a full day training. We should have a better understanding of what advocacy is, and how it relates to your role at St.Amant. Staff will discuss, share and learn ways to advocate for the people we support everyday. Manager approval is required.

Learning Objectives

  • define advocacy
  • list different types of advocacy
  • understand St.Amant’s statement of commitment
  • identify legislation that surrounds rights and decision making
  • identify who we are responsible to
  • identify several ways we can advocate
  • list some limitations and risks to advocacy
  • create an action plan​

What you can expect:
In this workshop you can expect lectures, videos, group discussions and breakout rooms. You must join with a device that has a webcam and microphone.

If you require a specific accommodation because of a disability or a medical need, please email with the details and we will do our best to accommodate you. Please contact us 7-10 days prior to your training event.

Si vous exigez des mesures d’adaptation dues à une incapacité ou une condition médicale, veuillez nous en informez en nous envoyant un courriel à l’adresse suivante: Nous ferons de notre mieux afin de vous accommoder. Merci denous contacter au moins 7 à 10 jours avant votre session de formation.

Hourly Schedule

April 24

9 - 10
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July 8, 2023


Available to staff, volunteers
9:00 am - 4:00 pm