CILT will be presenting a Zoom webinar on COVID-19 vaccines to empower people with disabilities with information and self-advocacy skills. The webinar will explain the different COVID-19 vaccines, their effectiveness & safety in Canada, addressing vaccine hesitancy, the meaning of herd immunity, the various stages of vaccine rollout and how to self-advocate for receiving the vaccine in Ontario.
When: Wednesday April 7, 2021, 1:00pm-300pm
Register in advance for this meeting at:
This workshop will cover the following topics:
1) Information on Different COVID-19 Vaccines, Effectiveness & Safety in Canada
2) Addressing Vaccine Hesitancy and the Meaning of Herd Immunity
3) How Canada Chooses Groups for Early Vaccination
4) Vaccine rollout: Getting a COVID-19 Vaccine in Ontario
5) Vaccine Advocacy & Action Toolkit for Vaccine Equity
6) Question and Answers
If you need assistance with registering please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call 416-599-2458 ext 291.
Please note, you will not be able to join the session without registering first. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email with the Zoom link or phone number for you to use to join the webinar. Please note: Registration closes two hours before the webinar.
Timothy Valyear, RPN, Owner, Integrity Care Consultants Inc.
Centre for Independent Living in Toronto (CILT) Workshop Facilitators:
John Mossa, Independent Living Skills Coordinator
Rebecca Wood, Peer and Parenting Program Coordinator
CILT funding support provided by United Way Greater Toronto, City of Toronto, Toronto Central Local Health Integration Network (LHIN), and Independent Living Canada.