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159 King Street

#302

Peterborough, ON K9J 2R8

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Change happens at the speed of relationships. This event is for people who want to listen so well it changes the world.

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Sidewalk Talk: Listener Training

PARN is hosting a Sidewalk Talk training for folks who want to volunteer for 90 minute shifts at listening stations during Pride In The Park (Millennium Park following the Pride Parade).

Sidewalk Talk is a global community listening non-profit. Their mission is "To nurture human connection by teaching and practising heart-centred listening in public spaces."

If you're interested in becoming a Sidewalk Talk listener, training is required.

Training Details

Date: Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Time: 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Address: 159 King St., Suite 302

Training Room: The Cheshire Room @ PARN, Suite 301

Cost: Free

Training is being delivered by the John Howard Society of Peterborough. This training is hosted by PARN specifically for people who want to volunteer for 90 minute shifts at listening stations during Pride In The Park.

Volunteering @ Ptbo Pride

Pride In The Park takes place from 2:30 - 6:00 pm at Millennium Park following the Pride Parade on September 21.

In order to volunteer at any Sidewalk Talk events, all Sidewalk Talk listeners are required to:

  • Complete the in-person training listed above
  • Sign a confidentiality agreement
  • Register with Sidewalk Talk here to become a member and sign the Sidewalk Talk volunteer waiver
  • Indicate their availability for 90 minute listening shifts on September 21 via an eventbrite volunteer sign-up link.

Sidewalk Talk: You Talk. We Listen.

Sidewalk Talk Peterborough is a collaboration between local agencies including: Peterborough Police Service, the John Howard Society of Peterborough, Community Mediation Peterborough, Bedford House, and PARN: Your Community-Based HIV/STBBI Programs.

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159 King Street

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Peterborough, ON K9J 2R8

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