Workshop: Supporting Our Trans Family and Friends

🌐 An online workshop open to everyone in the East & West Kootenay/Boundary regions.
⚧ A conversation on transgender identity and allyship – open to all levels of previous knowledge!
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Trans Connect is hosting a series of Thursday workshops open to everyone to help make our communities in the Kootenays a safer place for everyone. Each group has a loose focus, but anyone is invited to join and participate in any date that works for you.
The dates we will be meeting are:
– February 25 @ 3PM (Trans 101)
– March 4 @ 10AM (Service provider’s focus)
– March 11 @ 6PM (Trans 101)
– March 25 @ 6PM (Family + loved one’s focus)
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To register for this workshop on March 25, click here: https://us02web.zoom.us/…/reg…/WN_1-IPHlOFRqKhPaUzqG-gqg
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Trans Connect is a transgender wellness program through ANKORS that supports transgender people of all ages access physical, mental, and emotional health supports. Trans Connect is allied with many communities including: Two Spirit and Indigenous peoples; intersex communities; youth; elders, olders, and aging populations; sex workers; LGBTQ2IA+ communities; sex workers; drug users; people with disabilities; and BIPOC communities.
You can email me at: ankorstransconnect@gmail.com with any questions.
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I can’t wait to connect and hear from you!

Gender Outlaws

Gender Outlaw means: transgender, non-binary, two spirit, intersex, gender non-conforming, genderqueer, transsexual, gender questioning, drag, crossdresser, “I don’t do labels”

You know who you are.

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Details:
ᴛɪᴍᴇ: 4:00 – 6:00 PST // 5:00 – 7:00 MST
ʟᴏᴄᴀᴛɪᴏɴ: zoom video conferencing
email ankorstransconnect@gmail.com for the link and password
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COVID-19 Safety:
Gender Outlaws is meeting online until further notice.
This is a great opportunity to connect to our wider community & make new friends.
You’ll need a webcam and microphone to participate.
Be in touch for the zoom link & password // invites to the discord server // facebook group.
New folks always welcome: ᴀɴᴋᴏʀꜱᴛʀᴀɴꜱᴄᴏɴɴᴇᴄᴛ@ɢᴍᴀɪʟ.ᴄᴏᴍ
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What to expect:
◉ A casual, facilitated conversation with a focus on identity, social justice, and mental health.
◉ Occasional guest speakers, activities, special topic discussions, and themes.
◉ Begins and ends with a check-in round of introductions & check-out round of final thoughts.
◉ You might be asked by the facilitator if you have any thoughts on the subject at hand if you aren’t speaking as much as others,
but you are free to pass if you’d like. We just want everyone to have a chance to share.
◉ A quick body break / refresher half-way through.
◉ Announcements about upcoming community events.
◉ Opportunities to volunteer for Trans Connect / ANKORS events and programming.
◉ [google doc] Read the group’s general participation guidelines here: https://docs.google.com/…/1ngMHqxsihxOaL0mi…/edit…
◉ [google doc] Read the online participation guidelines here: https://docs.google.com/…/1HOH-FlFBGKLa…/edit…
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【Sending you peace, love,
and gender euphoria】