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Denise is a knowledgeable, engaging and passionate speaker who brings her journalist’s eyes and ears and years of research about homelessness, mental illness and women’s issues to her presentations.  She will inform and challenge you and her passion will draw you into the issues so that you will leave feeling the event compelled to take action.  Don’t miss a chance to hear her; I have heard her speak many times!

Gail Rappolt, Executive Coach, Illumination Coaching, and Lead for Social Justice in the First Unitarian Church of Hamilton 

Book a talk or reading with Denise:

Panel Discussion on Unaffordable Housing and Homelessness in Hamilton, November 23, 2020

Part of First Unitarian Church of Hamilton’s Housing Month Program featuring Denise Davy, Dr. Tim O’Shea and Bill Johnston.



Sept. 16 - Burlington Public Library

Sept. 19 - Kingston Unitarian Church

Sept. 22 - Port Hope Book Club

Sept. 26 - London/Sarnia/Pt. Huron Unitarian Church

Sept. 29 - La Salle Park Book Launch 


Oct. 7 - Halton News - cable TV interview

Oct. 18 - First Unitarian Church of Hamilton book club

Oct. 20 - Oshawa Public Library

Oct. 24 - Durham Unitarian Church 

Oct. 26 - St. Paul’s United Church Dundas

Oct. 28 - Welland Public Library 

Oct. 28 - End of Life Doula interview  

Oct. 29 - Bill Kelly CHML interview 


Nov. 3 - Burlington Literary Festival: Research 101

Nov. 10 - Terry Cooke Vital Signs TV show 

Nov. 11 - Hamilton Book Club 

Nov. 16 - Cobourg Public Library

Nov. 18 - Word On The Street (Toronto) 

Nov. 21 - First Unitarian Church of Toronto 

Nov. 24 - Canadian Federation of University Women; Burlington chapter

Nov. 30 - Status of Women Comm; Hamilton Teacher’s Federation 


Dec. 14 - Nelson High School - Grade 12 


Jan. 3 - Probus Oakville 

Jan. 6 - North Burlington Women’s Probus 

Jan. 7 - Nelson High School - student talk 

Jan. 13 - Hamilton Jewish Family Services

Jan. 19 - Waterloo Public Library

Jan. 26 - Burlington Public Library - Research 101 

Jan. 30 - Mississauga Unitarian Church 

Jan. 31 - Yellowknife Public Library


Feb. 3 - Probus Oakville

First Unitarian Church of Hamilton 

Different Drummer Authors Talk

Apr. 21 - Probus Collingwood 

Regina Public Library

Oakville Public Library 

Greater Sudbury Public Library 

Canadian Federation of University Women- Oakville 

Ottawa Public Library 

Windsor Public Library 

Halifax Public Library

First Unitarian Church of Ottawa  

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