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Creating a Culture of Respect for Gender and Sexual Diversity: Wetaskiwin

November 7, 2023 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm


First United Church, Wetaskiwin is pleased to host Creating a Culture of Respect for Gender and Sexual Diversity – 9:30 am to 12:30 pm, Nov. 7, 2023 at First UC, 5115 – 51 Ave. Wetaskiwin.



  • Learn how to create more inclusive environments and safer spaces for gender and sexually diverse clients, colleagues, family and community;
  • Deepen your understanding of sex, gender, gender identity, and sexual orientation;
  • Develop skills and tools to support 2SLGBTQ+ persons; and
  • Understand the impact of homophobia, biphobia, and transphobia.


This workshop is facilitated by Mateo Jumas, M.Ed. (He/Him) from the Centre for Sexuality in Calgary. The Centre for Sexuality has been active for over 50 years, teaching training and advocating in the areas of sexuality, healthy relationships, human rights, gender identity, sexual orientations, equality and consent.  Mateo Jumas brings a sense of humour, excellent communication skills and a thoughtful and knowledgeable presence to this presentation. This is an excellent resource for communities of faith looking to create and/or enhance their affirming ministry. It could also be away to connect with other allies in your communities to create more respect and safer spaces. This particular work is partially funded by a grant through RBC, which makes it accessible for not for profits or churches.


To register: email (firstunitedwetaskiwin@gmail.com) or call (780) 352 2157

Registration fee of $10 payable by Nov. 3 to confirm your spot. (E-transfer, cash or cheque payable to First United Church)

Or contact the Centre for Sexuality to see about hosting your own event.


November 7, 2023
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
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First United Church Wetaskiwin
5115 - 51 Ave
Wetaskiwin, Alberta T9A 0V3 Canada
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(780) 352-2157
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