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UBC Study on Homesharing Looking for Participants

Researchers from the University of British Columbia and the Canadian Association for Community Living are interested in learning about people’s experiences of Home Sharing.

Researchers would like to talk to self-advocates and home share providers who are 19 years of age or older. And would like to talk to family members of self-advocates who are living in home sharing living arrangements. Participating in this research will involve an interview. If you would like to know more about this research or are interested in participating, you can contact the lead researcher, Rachelle Hole, at 250-807-8741 or email her at rachelle.hole@ubc.ca.

Rachelle is an Assistant Professor at the University of British Columbia Okanagan in the School of Social Work and the co-director of the Centre for Inclusion and Citizenship at UBC. She teaches in the area of disability studies and is committed to principles of social justice and inclusion in her work and research. The other researchers on the project are Professor Tim Stainton (UBC), Dr. Carole Robinson (UBC), and Cam Crawford (CACL).

This research is funded by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada.