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General Roméo Dallaire: A Breakfast in Support Of Mental Health and Addiction Services at St. Joe’s

Thursday, September 07, 2017 at 04:33 PM
Duration: 26 days 14 hours

Romeo Dallaire

 

Lieutenant-General, the Honourable Roméo Dallaire (Ret’d) is recognized internationally for his distinguished military career and as a dedicated champion of human rights. After witnessing mass genocide in Rwanda, General Dallaire suffered post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and was medically dismissed from the Canadian Armed Forces in 2000. Since, he has devoted his life to humanitarian causes and to advocating for those struggling with mental illness. General Dallaire will share his personal story and struggle and what needs to be done to end the stigma around mental illness.

 

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2017 | 7:30 a.m.

Michelangelo Banquet Centre

1555 Upper Ottawa Street, Hamilton

Tickets: $50/person or $500/corporate table

For information and tickets visit stjoesfoundation.ca, call 905.522.1155 ext. 36036 or email info@stjoesfoundation.ca.