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Food Fight: Advocating for Health and Social Justice

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Newmarket Community Centre and Lions Hall

200 Doug Duncan Drive

Newmarket, ON L3Y 3Y9

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'Food Fight: advocating for health and social justice' will bring together social service agencies, government staff and community members in a networking event. This event will broaden awareness about the reality of food insecurity in York Region, and opportunities to advocate for change.


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Dr. Lisa Simon, Associate Medical Officer of Health, Simcoe Muskoka District Health

Panelists

Jessica Peacock, Youth Outreach Worker, 360 Kids

Aundrea Larocque, Executive Director, Aurora Food Pantry

Tanya Shute, Professor, School of Community Studies at Seneca College and Adjunct Professor, School of Social Work, Laurentian University

Tracy Woloshyn, Registered Dietitian, York Region Public Health


Lunch will be provided. For additional information about this event, contact kateg@yrfn.ca.


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200 Doug Duncan Drive

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