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Affordable Housing for a Diversity of Women
6:00 PM on Tuesday Mar. 26th
Ottawa City Hall - Jean Pigott Hall, 110 Laurier Ave. W.

Bringing a gender lens to Ottawa’s housing crisis

1. Hear how the housing crisis is putting women and their families at risk.
2. Celebrate! In response to a community-wide call to address Ottawa’s housing crisis, the City announced $15 million capital funding in the Draft City Budget 2019.
3. Bring a gender lens to the City’s Refresh of the Housing and Homelessness Plan.
4. Have an opportunity to express your opinions on why housing matters.

Presenters Include:
Mercy Lawluvi, Immigrant Women Services Ottawa
Delores Peltier-Corkey, Gignul Non-Profit Housing Corporation
Councillor Catherine McKenney, Housing and Homelessness Liaison
Councillor Theresa Kavanagh, Women and Gender Equity Liaison
And more…

Organized by women, all are welcome. Refreshments will be served. Reimbursement Expenses: We have limited funds for those who need childcare or bus vouchers in order to participate

Co- Sponsored by: City for All Women Initiative, Empow(her) Network, The Well, Immigrant Women Services Ottawa, Cornerstone Housing for Women, Harmony House, Interval House of Ottawa, Gignul Non-Profit Housing, Ottawa Coalition to End Violence Against Women. With funds from Status of Women Canada and CUPE National.