You are invited to the 2016 Voice for Life National Conference, to be held in Hamilton on the weekend of 30 September – 2 October, 2016.
We have a superb line-up of international and local speakers, covering the spectrum of life issues we’re facing here in New Zealand this year:
Dr Rachel Carling-Jenkins
A member for Western Metropolitan in the upper house of the Victorian Parliament, Rachel has worked in the welfare sector for around 20 years and holds a PhD in social sciences. She has presented throughout the world at international conferences, contributing to the fields of disability, dementia and social movements. For more information, visit www.rachelmp.com.au
Dr John Kleinsman
John will be speaking on the battle against euthanasia law reform in NZ and updating us on the current status of the campaign to legalise euthanasia and assisted suicide as well as outlining how we can help in having an influence in this crucial issue.
Catherine Gillies is an experienced post-abortion counsellor, previous Voice for Life president, and passionate pro-life worker.
Having been involved in post-abortion counselling for over 15 years Catherine will be speaking on the reality of post-trauma counselling in NZ.
Stephen Penk is an Associate Professor, and Associate Dean, at the University of Auckland Law School.
Stephen will be speaking to what we should know about the legal aspects of the Euthanasia debate.
This year’s conference will be hosted at the Novotel Hotel, Hamilton. To register, simply click on the link below and follow the steps to register.