We Can All Help Prevent Violence Against Women

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We Can All Help Prevent Violence Against Women

We Can All Help Prevent Violence Against Women

Statistics and Prevention of Violence Against Women This week is Prevention of Violence Against Women week. Despite the many gains Canada has made towards creating equality between men and women, statistics on violence against women in Canada remind us that we still have a ways to go […]

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Video Profile: Vancouver and Lower Mainland Multicultural Family Support Services

Video Profile: Vancouver and Lower Mainland Multicultural Family Support Services

Today’s post is a video profile of Vancouver and Lower Mainland Multicultural Family Support Services. The video features an interview with Executive Director Shashi Assanand. This is another in our series of videos profiling community-based organizations whose work is making an impact in the community. The videos highlight […]

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Intimate Partner Violence Crosses Gender Lines

Intimate Partner Violence Crosses Gender Lines

bc211 runs the provincial VictimLink phone line. VictimLink BC is a toll-free, confidential, multilingual telephone service available across BC and Yukon 24 hours a day, seven days a week. It provides information and referral services to all victims of crime and immediate crisis support to victims of […]

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Youth are Powerful Agents for Change

Youth are Powerful Agents for Change

This week we are sharing an article from the Battered Women’s Support Services Society. In the article, BWSS tell us about Create Your Own, their youth-led initiative that aspires to educate and inspire youth in our community. Combining the Battered Women’s Support Services YOUth Dating Violence curriculum with […]

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