Join us for a National Day of Action on June 16th, 2014
Canadian Doctors for Refugee Care invites you to join us on June 16th for the third National Day of Action. It is an opportunity to show the Federal Government that Canadians will stand up for the most vulnerable among us.
Please see below for a list of participating cities and please check back frequently for more details as well as contact information for an event in your city.
Victoria – 4pm at the corner of Douglas Street and Fort Street – contact: reachrefugeehealthcare(AT)gmail.com
Vancouver – Noon; In front of the Immigration and Refugee Board office at Library Square, 300 West Georgia.
Calgary – Poster campaign, University of Calgary; contact - calgaryrefugeehealth(AT)yahoo.ca
Edmonton - 1pm Rally at the Alberta Legislature – contact: elkhalid(AT)ualberta.ca
Saskatoon – Noon; gathering at the bandshell in Kiwanis Park, then marching across the University Bridge to the Royal University Hospital – contact: saskrefugeehc(AT)gmail.com
Winnipeg – 11am Walk with Refugees followed by rally at 12:30 – Central Park; contact:jimmair(AT)shaw.ca
Kitchener – Noon; in front of Kitchener City Hall – 200 King Street West – contact: kwrefugeehc(AT)gmail.com
Guelph – 1:00 p.m. in front of Guelph City Hall, 1 Carden Street – contact: Fuerza.Puwersa(AT)gmail.com
Hamilton – 1:00 pm; in front of the regional Citizenship and Immigration office, 55 Bay Street North – contact: hamiltonnoifhcuts(AT)gmail.com
Toronto – Noon; in front of the Immigration and Refugee Board, 74 Victoria Street - contact: docs4refugeehc(AT)gmail.com
London – Noon at Victoria Park (Northwest side near Central and Richmond) – contact: london4refugeecare(AT)gmail.com.
Mississauga – Noon at City Hall, 300 City Centre Drive – contact: mississauga4refugeehc(AT)gmail.com
Kingston – Noon; Springer Market Square – contact: eva_purkey(AT)yahoo.com
Ottawa – Noon; on Parliament Hill – contact: ottrefugeehc(AT)gmail.com
Montreal – Noon; Complex Guy-Favreau
Halifax – Noon at Art Exhibit, Banner drop and photo shoot in the Tupper Courtyard, located between the Tupper Building (on College street) and the Clinical Research Centre (5849 University Avenue). - contact: halifaxrefugeeclinic(AT)gmail.com
St. John’s - Information session – 5:00 – 6:00pm; Auditorium, Faculty of Medicine, Heath Sciences Centre, Memorial University; – contact: Kate.duff(AT)med.mun.ca
For more information and for media inquiries please contact: Christopher Holcroft at chris_holcroft(AT)yahoo.com/ 416-996-0767