• squirrels playing with a pine cone in snowWinter Break

    The Centre for Gender Advocacy will be closed for the winter break from Saturday, December 15th to Monday, January 7th. We hope everyone gets a little time to rest, play and re-charge! Looking forward to seeing you in the new year!

  • Winter Semester Opt-out InfoWinter Semester Opt-out Info

    The Centre for Gender Advocacy is a student funded organization. You have the right to opt out of the fee levy for the Centre. Before opting out, please consider that for only ¢37 per credit (for undergraduate students) or ¢50 per semester (for graduate students), the Centre provides : • a feminist library with over […]

  • Our new office is opening soon! Monday, August 20th. 2100 rue Guy, #205Our new office is opening on August 20th!

    Just a quick note to let you know that we need a little more time to get our wonderful new office ready for you. Instead of opening on August 13th as originally planned, we’ll be opening on Monday, August 20th. In the meantime, the office that is located at 2110 Mackay is open regular hours. […]

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  • Hi all!
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The Centre for Gender Advocacy will be closed from December 15th to January 7th for the winter break.
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Happy holidays and see you in the new year!
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Bonjour à toustes !
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Le Centre de lutte contre l’oppression des genres sera fermé du 15 décembre au 7 janvier.
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Joyeuses fêtes ! On se voit à la nouvelle année !
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[Description de l’image : photo d’un panda qui fait une culbute dans la neige. La photo est décorée avec des coeurs.]
  • Learn all about Base-Building for Social Justice Organizing TONIGHT at 6pm with Movement for Justice in El Barrio!!
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Also, People’s Potato is providing delicious snacks! .
This is a free event and there’s no need to register.
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Centre for Gender Advocacy, 2100 Guy Street, Suite #205
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Wheelchair accessible entrance at 1625 de Maisonneuve West. Buzz 0205.
  • Get next week off to a good start by learning some new strategies to supercharge your community organizing!
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We’re really looking forward to hosting Juan from Movement for Justice in El Barrio who will be sharing the movement’s very successful strategies for base-building and inclusive participatory democracy!
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Monday, November 19th from 6-8pm: Base-Building for Social Justice Organizing. Centre for Gender Advocacy, 2100 Guy Street, Suite #205.
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Tuesday, November 20th from 2-4pm: Practicing Participatory Democracy at Meetings. Concordia University Hall Building, 7th Floor Lounge.
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Hope to see you there!
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Both workshop locations are wheelchair accessible.
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#Tiohtiá:ke #Montreal #MovementForJusticeInElBarrio
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Love, Rage and Solidarity: the march and vigil for MMIWG2S is happening TOMORROW! .

Thursday, October 4th
Cabot Square (Atwater Metro)
6pm
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Don't forget to dress warmly, and bring your umbrellas and signs! Or come make signs beforehand at the Centre for Gender Advocacy's office located at 2100 Guy Street, Suite #205 from 2-4pm.
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At the end of the march we'll have soup, rolls, treats and hot chocolate to warm you up (courtesy of the People's Potato).
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NO MORE MISSING! NO MORE MURDERED!
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Illustration by Meky Ottawa.
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#Tiohtiá:ke #Montreal #Indigenous #women #girls #Two-Spirit #MMIW #MMIWG #MMIWG2S
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Amour, rage et solidarité: la march et vigile pour les femmes, filles et personnes bispirituelles autochtones disparu.e.s et assassiné.e.s se passe DEMAIN! .

jeudi 4 octobre
Square Cabot (métro Atwater)
18h
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N'oubliez pas de vous habiller chaudement et apportez vos parapluies et vos pancartes! Ou venez créer des pancartes avant la marche au bureau du Centre de lutte contre l'oppression des genres situé au 2100 rue Guy, local #205 de 14h-16h.
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À la fin de la marche nous aurons de la soupe, des petits pains, des sucreries et du chocolat chaud pour vous réchauffer (gracieuseté de la Patate du peuple).
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PAS UNE DISPARUE DE PLUS! PAS UNE ASSASSINÉE DE PLUS!
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Illustration par Meky Ottawa.
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#Tiohtiá:ke #Montréal #autochtone #femmes #filles #bispirituelles #FADA #FFADA #FFPBADA
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Join us this THURSDAY, OCTOBER 4TH for the 13th Annual March and Vigil for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women, Girls and Two-Spirit People!
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LOVE, RAGE AND SOLIDARITY
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Too many loved ones have been lost to racist violence. Too many families are grieving. Too many lives have been destroyed by ongoing colonization and genocide.
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NO MORE MISSING! NO MORE MURDERED!
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The vigil begins at Cabot Square (Atwater Metro) at 6pm. The route is wheelchair accessible. Please let us know 48 hours in advance if you require an accessible taxi.
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#Tiohtiá:ke #Montreal #MMIWG2S #MMIW #MMIWG #Indigenous #MissingJustice
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Rejoignez-nous ce JEUDI 4 OCTOBRE pour la 13e édition de la Marche et vigile annuelle pour les femmes, filles et personnes bispirituelles autochtones disparu.e.s et assassiné.e.s!
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AMOUR, RAGE ET SOLIDARITÉ
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Trop d’êtres chères qui nous ont quittés à cause de la violence raciste. Trop de familles en deuil. Trop de vies détruites par le colonialisme et le génocide toujours en cours.
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PAS UNE DISPARUE DE PLUS! PAS UNE ASSASSINÉE DE PLUS!
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La vigile commencera au Square Cabot (métro Atwater) à 18h. Le trajet est accessible en fauteuil roulant. S’il vous plaît nous informer 48 heures avant la marche si vous avez besoin d’un transport adapté, c’est-à-dire d’un taxi adapté.
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#Tiohtiá:ke #Montréal #FFADA #FADA #FFPBADA #PersonnesBispirituelles #autochtone #JusticeDisparue
  • Hey, we know that life can be stressful, overwhelming, sad, confusing, all of the above... and we want you to know that there's no need to go through that shit alone. .
The Centre for Gender Advocacy's peer support volunteers know how to really be there for you, how to listen without judgment and how to help you find the resources you need. The service is free and confidential, and it's open to everyone.
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To speak with a volunteer, you can either come by our 2110 Mackay office (ground floor) during drop-in hours on Mondays and Wednesdays from 3-5pm or Fridays from 10am-12pm. Or, (if those times don't work for you) you can email peersupport@genderadvocacy.org to request an appointment.
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The 2110 Mackay office is wheelchair accessible. Complete accessibility details can be found here: genderadvocacy.org/accessibility
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Shout out to @the_creative_kay for the amazing illustration!

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