BC Federation of Labour Womens Conference

"Making Our Voices Heard"

May 1 ... 3, 2006
Coast Victoria Harbourside Hotel & Marina, Victoria

This is a womens conference wherelabour and community women from around the province will meet to focus onwomens economic equality, womens advocacy and childcare issues. The conference will open with a paneldiscussion with guest speakers who are knowledgeable about these issues. The training sessions will ensure you have theskills to lobby effectively and to develop a lobbying plan. The conference includes a visit to thelegislature for question period and an opportunity to lobby an MLA. The BC Federation of Labours Womens RightsCommittee is training women to make sure our voices are heard. Women make a difference.

If you know an HSA woman who wouldbe interested in participating in this exciting conference, please encourageher to apply. Application forms areavailable for download below.

Deadline for registration is April 18, 2006. HSA covers wage loss, registration,transportation, accommodation (shared), meals, and approved dependentcare. If you are approved to attend, HSAwill notify you by telephone and you may make travel arrangements at that time. HSA will be booking the hotel accommodation.

Dates: May 1 ... 3, 2006

Time: The conference begins 10:30 a.m., Monday, May1, and ends Wednesday, May 3, 2006 mid-day.

Place: Coast VictoriaHarbourside & Marina,146 Kingston Street, Victoria, BC

"Making Our Voices Heard" flyer
Application form