Presented by the Canadian Women's Foundation, this event will feature a number of speakers gathered to discuss urgent questions regarding gender-based violence, including myths about who faces and perpetrates vi
olence and the roles and responsibilities of workplaces in helping employees experiencing violence. While this event will be taking place in Toronto, it is still possible to register for access to a livesteam for remote viewing. For more information, including registration, click here.
Domestic Abuse Awareness: A Foundation in Coercive Control
Provided by the Domestic Abuse Housing Alliance, this foundation-level course provides training on identifying coercive and controlling behaviours, as well as information on the impact of living with abuse from a partner, ex-partner or family member. The aim of this training is to give housing practitioners the confidence to identify coercive control and pass concerns on to specialist response teams. For more information, including registration, click here
Inclusive Voices, Collective Power
To mark this year's 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence campaign, WomanACT, the Canadian Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse (CNPEA) and Elder Abuse Prevention Ontario (EAPO) are co-hosting a half-day virtual symposium on Gender Based Violence on November 29, 2023. The symposium will showcase innovative and collaborative projects and programs from across Canada that respond to intersectional issues of gender-based violence. Click here to register.
Have you listened to the RESOLVing Violence Podcast yet?
The province of Saskatchewan is home to a vibrant research community and hundreds of organizations and service providers working to prevent, respond to, and assist with recovery from violence and abuse.
Through this podcast, we hope to facilitate that transfer of knowledge from the research community to these applied stakeholders and people with lived experience, to make staying up to date on current research that much more accessible and efficient.