SK Human Rights Commission: Workplace Duty to Accommodate

(30 min) ‘WorkplaceRights & Responsibilities: Accommodation Basics’ is offered the following dates: Sept 4th: 1:30-2:00 (session 1) Regina – Wascana Rehabilitation Centre Auditorium 2:15-2:45  (session 2) Regina – Wascana Rehabilitation Centre Auditorium Sept 9th: 1:30-2:00 (session 1) Regina – Wascana Rehabilitation Centre Auditorium 2:15-2:45  (session 2) Regina – Wascana Rehabilitation Centre Auditorium   Everyone welcome.  […]

CBC: Database Launched for Missing & Murdered Indigenous Women

Grassroots database launched for missing, murdered native women Community groups unwilling to wait for national inquiry CBC News Posted: Jul 21, 2014 A community-led online database documenting the brutal deaths and disappearances of indigenous women in Canada has been launched. The website — an initiative of three groups, No More Silence, Families of Sisters in Spirit and […]

National Victims of Crime Awareness Week- April 19-25, 2015

Save the Date for the 10th Annual National Victims of Crime Awareness Week! The 10th annual National Victims of Crime Awareness Week will take place from April 19-25, 2015.  Please visit www.victimsweek.gc.ca for updates about Victims Week 2015, which will commemorate 10 years of raising awareness about issues facing victims of crime and the services, […]

Seniors Neglect and Abuse Response Line

The Saskatchewan Seniors Mechanism is researching and developing a dedicated phone line to respond to the abuse of older adults, the Seniors Neglect and Abuse Response Line.   Partners in this project are Mobile Crisis Services (Regina, Saskatoon, Prince Albert), Victim Services, HealthLine, Saskatchewan Ministry of Health, Police Services, Office of the Public Guardian & Trustee, Saskatoon Council […]

Age Friendly Saskatchewan Website

Age Friendly Saskatchewan has launched a new website to provide Age-Friendly information and resources for Saskatchewan communities, individuals, businesses and organizations.  Age-Friendly Communities is a global movement with a goal of making communities safer, smarter, healthier, happier, more inclusive places for all people to live and thrive.  Learn more at www.agefriendlysk.ca.

CBC: Violence against women costs business

Violence against women costs business, study shows Violence against women is a serious issue for business, says researcher CBC News Posted: Jul 17, 2014 A new study has designed a way to calculate the costs companies face because of violent acts against women, at home or in public. Michelle Harris-Genge was interested in making a business […]