Training Room 1, Level 3 Union House. 1-2pm.

In this workshop, Marijo Pozega will discuss the experiences and needs of people living with invisible illness and explore how it differs from other forms of disability. Marijo is a community worker and presents a radio show on chronic illness on 3CR Community Radio.

Main topics and themes will include:

– Defining invisible illness

– Differences with other forms of disability

– Forms of discrimination faced by people with invisible illness

– Access issues and needs (particular focus on tertiary education)

– Action: The way forward..

 

It will be delivered through the lens of lived experience, intersectionality and social justice.

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Union House, Tin Alley, University of Melbourne, Parkville VIC 3010