violence

December 6: National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women

Dec. 6 holds an important significance in the women's sector in Canada. Today is the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women. It marks the anniversary of the Montreal...

Report: An Estimation of the Economic Impact of Spousal Violence in Canada 2009

Here are some excerpts from the report 'An Estimation of the Economic Impact of Spousal Violence in Canada 2009' by from Ting Zhang, Josh Hoddenbagh, Susan McDonald, and Katie Scrim: Executive...

Women with Disabilities and Abuse: Unpacking the Myths/Exploring the Realities

This article was written by Springtide staff Lynda Roy and originally published on Nellie's Shelter blog at http://nelliesshelter.wordpress.com/.  Until very recently little was known about...

Joint Statement by Community Organizations on Toronto's Summer of Violence

A group of community organizations have been meeting to discuss the recent violence in Toronto and ways to promote healthy neighbourhoods. This is their joint statement:   As Torontonians who...
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