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Birthworkers as Nurturing Assistants: Support for Disabled Parents I April 28th, 2022
April 28, 2022 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm EDT$30.00
This 90-minute session will focus on postpartum support for disabled parents, how funding for Ontario’s “nurturing assistance” program is structured, and challenges and barriers faced by disabled new parents.
The webinar will feature presentations and Q&A with:
- Rebecca Wood, Program Coordinator at Parenting with Disabilities Support Network
- Gillian Cullen, a Full Spectrum Doula with Birthmark who has experience supporting disabled parents
- A disabled parent who received newborn care support through Ontario’s nurturing assistance program
- Gabriella Carafa and Terri-Lynn Langdon will speak about their support needs from their lived experiences as physically disabled parents directing postpartum care
Recorded and available for playback.
Thursday April 28th @ 5pm EST via Zoom.
Where: Zoom, participants will be provided a link one (1) day prior
Cost: $30 per participant
This webinar will be facilitated by Keira Grant, EDI Lead with DTC.