Life in Full Colour: A Path to Full Citizenship Through the VPA
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 firstname.lastname@example.org’
Based upon the workbook, “The Agency Guide to the Vulnerable Persons Act”, this session explores ways that we can support people to live a full life and have full citizenship in community. This session touches on a wide variety of topics that affect our daily work, with a focus on empowering the people we support to exercise their rights.
- State the five guiding principles of the Vulnerable Person’s Act and how they relate to the people we support.
- Explain how our choice of words and labels impact the people we support.
- Identify ways to provide choices.
- Compare legal decision making status and how it affects the daily life of the people we support.
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 email@example.com 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: firstname.lastname@example.org. Nous ferons de notre mieux afin de vous accommoder. Merci denous contacter au moins 7 à 10 jours avant votre session de formation.
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