On this day in 1989, a man armed with a rifle and a hunting knife walked into École Polytechnique in Montreal. He separated the men and women, stated that he was “fighting feminism,” and murdered 14 women before killing himself. December 6th is now known as the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence […]
November 25th, was the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women and the start of the annual 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence, which ends on International Human Rights Day on December 10th. Read a blog post by the Canadian Women’s Foundation for each day here: canadianwomen.org/blog Follow #16Days on social media. Follow and […]
Family Matters: Assisting Families through Separation and Divorce This new program aims to minimize the effect of separation and divorce on family members, especially children. The program is currently available in Saskatoon, Prince Albert, Regina and Moose Jaw. A province-wide expansion is expected in April 2016. For more information, visit: https://www.saskatchewan.ca/government/news-and-media/2015/november/12/family-matters
Yorkton Tribal Council, File Hills Qu’Appelle Tribal Council & Touchwood Agency Tribal Council are hosting a Justice Conference on Traditional Family & Community Relationships. The Conference is being held at the Ramada Hotel in Saskatoon on Feb 3rd to 5th, 2016 and includes topics related to community safety, such as interpersonal violence, traditional healing and […]
The Ending Violence Association of British Columbia is organizing “Together! BC Collaborates to Stop Sexual and Domestic Violence” on December 9 & 10, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Vancouver, BC. The schedule is filled with speakers and workshops on a range of topics related to sexual and domestic violence. Full conference details can […]
Registration form here.
TUESDAY, DEC 1 @ 11 AM – 12 PM (9:00 AM to 10:00 AM (PST) REGISTER HERE FOR ACCESS & DETAILED INFORMATION Note: this webinar will be simultaneously interpreted in English. Still today, one in three women is a victim of physical or sexual violence. Men have long been considered part of the problem, rather than an […]