Congratulation to Casey Richards on her appointment as Rise’s Right to Belong Champion.
Casey will play an important role in ensuring Rise appropriately welcomes and supports LGBTQI staff, volunteers and clients. “I’m excited and honoured to be part of this initiative.” Casey said. “I’m passionate about the community and being more accepting. I’ll be supporting, educating, celebrating and learning about how we can best support our LGBTQI staff and community.”
Casey will coordinate the implementation of accepted recommendations of a recent external audit on LGBTQI inclusive practice and processes and be a contact person for issues affecting the LGBTQI community at Rise. Casey will attend regular workshops and meetings in the sector to ensure Rise stays up to date on LGBTQI best practice
If you have any questions or suggestions about how Rise can best support the LGBTQI community please contact Casey: email@example.com