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HALTON EQUITY DIVERSITY
ROUNDTABLE

Building systemic inclusion and equity in Halton.

ABOUT US

The Halton Equity Diversity Roundtable (HEDR) is a dynamic and forward-thinking membership association dedicated to promoting equity, diversity, and inclusion within the Halton region. With a passionate commitment to creating a community where individuals feel like they belong, HEDR brings together individuals, organizations, and businesses that share a common vision of a diverse and harmonious community.

 

HEDR's mission revolves around strengthening the ability of community members and organizations to advance diversity, equity, and inclusion in Halton through skills, knowledge, and relationship building. HEDR does this to fostering an environment where individuals from all walks of life, regardless of their race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, age, ability, or socioeconomic status, feel empowered and valued. By promoting understanding, respect, and inclusivity, HEDR aims to eliminate barriers, prejudices, and systemic inequalities that hinder social progress and hinder the growth of a cohesive society.

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ORGANIZATION SELF-ASSESSMENT TOOL

The Halton Equity and Diversity Roundtable (HEDR) is pleased to offer an Organizational Self-Assessment Tool for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion for organizations, groups and businesses in Halton to increase the capacity to be inclusive and equitable in all forms of human diversity, as well as to enhance practices, policies and services.

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UPCOMING EVENTS
  • Community Leadership Micro-Credential Program
    Community Leadership Micro-Credential Program
    Thu, Apr 11
    Zoom
    Apr 11, 2024, 1:00 a.m. – May 16, 2024, 2:30 p.m.
    Zoom
    Apr 11, 2024, 1:00 a.m. – May 16, 2024, 2:30 p.m.
    Zoom
  • DEI & Aging
    DEI & Aging
    Wed, Apr 24
    Zoom
    Apr 24, 2024, 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    Zoom
    Apr 24, 2024, 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    Zoom
  • Voices Unveiled: Confronting Anti-Asian Racism in the Caribbean Diaspora
    Voices Unveiled: Confronting Anti-Asian Racism in the Caribbean Diaspora
    Tue, May 14
    Halton Hills
    May 14, 2024, 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
    Halton Hills, 9 Church St, Georgetown, ON L7G 2A3, Canada
    May 14, 2024, 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
    Halton Hills, 9 Church St, Georgetown, ON L7G 2A3, Canada
  • Community Leadership Micro-Credential Program May Cohort
    Community Leadership Micro-Credential Program May Cohort
    Wed, May 15
    Zoom
    May 15, 2024, 1:00 a.m. – Jun 19, 2024, 2:30 p.m.
    Zoom
    May 15, 2024, 1:00 a.m. – Jun 19, 2024, 2:30 p.m.
    Zoom
  • UnityFest
    UnityFest
    Thu, May 23
    Burlington
    May 23, 2024, 4:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
    Burlington, 680 Plains Rd W, Burlington, ON L7T 4H4, Canada
    May 23, 2024, 4:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
    Burlington, 680 Plains Rd W, Burlington, ON L7T 4H4, Canada
    Celebrating belonging through art and conversation.
  • 2024 EDI Conference Registration
    2024 EDI Conference Registration
    Thu, Jun 06
    Milton
    Jun 06, 2024, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
    Milton, 8560 Tremaine Rd, Milton, ON L9T 2X3, Canada
    Jun 06, 2024, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
    Milton, 8560 Tremaine Rd, Milton, ON L9T 2X3, Canada
    The HEDR EDI Leadership Conference brings together industry leaders in driving thought-provoking and inspirational discussions on the theme of "Interconnectedness".
  • Pride Lecture & Garden Soiree
    Pride Lecture & Garden Soiree
    Thu, Jun 13
    Art Gallery Burlington
    Jun 13, 2024, 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
    Art Gallery Burlington, 1333 Lakeshore Rd., Burlington, ON L7S 1A9, Canada
    Jun 13, 2024, 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
    Art Gallery Burlington, 1333 Lakeshore Rd., Burlington, ON L7S 1A9, Canada
    Topic: 2SLGBTQI Workplace Inclusion
HEDR CONSULTANT
COLLECTIVE

The HEDR DEI Consultant Collective aims to establish a comprehensive consultancy focused on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) solutions for organizations. Our collective brings together a diverse group of expert consultants specializing in various facets of DEI, offering tailored services to support businesses in embedding inclusive practices across their operations. Through strategic guidance, assessments, and program implementation, we aim to foster environments where diversity thrives, equity is upheld, and inclusion is integral.

LAND ACKNOWLEDGEMENT

The Halton Equity and Diversity Roundtable is grateful to acknowledge that we are on Treaty Lands and Territory of the Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation and the Traditional Territory of the Haudenosaunee and the Huron-Wendat.

We recognize that Halton is home to many First Nations, Inuit and Metis peoples of the past, present and future. We continue to reflect on the past and acknowledge that which came before us, while recognizing the importance of taking the path of Truth and Reconciliation.

We are committed to raising awareness for building systemic inclusion and equity in Halton, and we strive to learn and work together effectively to move us forward towards a community where individuals are valued, respected and empowered.

OUR SUPPORTERS
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