SURVIVOR ADVISORY COMMITTEE DRAFT TERMS OF REFERENCE

SURVIVOR ADVISORY COMMITTEE DRAFT TERMS OF REFERENCE

Purpose: Oversee the project’s development and ensure it comes from an informed place of lived experience.

Advisory Committee Shall

  • decide if Survivor is the term to be used for this group or if something different is more appropriate given it’s membership
  • finalize the terms of reference and adhere to this
  • use the Brave Space guidelines for interpersonal interactions
  • provide guidance and, at times direction, on each of the four phases of the research steps:
    • Service Provider Focus Groups
    • Survivor and/or Survivor Led Service Provider, two hour, recorded, In-Depth Interview
    • Survivor and/or Survivor Led Service Provider Co-created Portraits
    • Pilot of Educational Materials to female-identified young persons most at risk for sex trafficking, their caregivers, and/or potential service providers.
    • provide approval for the draft and final training products

Composition

  • 7 members
  • A diverse cross-representation of Sex Trafficked Survivors, who are representative of priority populations such as; those from/in care systems (child-welfare and/or youth justice), BIPOC, and 2si+LGBTQ communities.
  • At least 3 members will be residents of Central East Region.
  • At least 3 members will have exited; within the last five years
  • Remuneration
    $50/hr for four 2hr sessions per year for three years, plus 7 hours of material review in 2023 Most meetings will be virtual or can be attended in that manner. For any in-person meetings, 0.40/km for travel.

Decision-Making: Collaborative decision making model based on developing consensus among the members.

Quorum: 50% (+1)

SAC Facilitation & Support

Primary Investigation, Heather Sago, BA, BSW, MSW, RSW, CYC-P
Fleming College, Child and Youth Care Program Coordinator/Faculty.
Contact details: (705) 749 - 5530 ext. 1872 , heather.sago@flemingcollege.ca

Key Consultant, Heather Doughty
Heather Doughty Photography and The Women’s Inspire Project.
Contact details: (705) 957-0808, heatherdoughtyphotography@gmail.com

PROJECT FUNDING SOURCE Public Safety Canada’s Contribution to Combat Serious and Organized Crime Grant