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Love, Sex, Violence and Crime: An overview of Criminal Law and Violence Against Women

This self-directed online course will provide participants with an increased ability to provide support and advocacy for women who have experienced physical or sexual violence, or criminal harassment...

AODA e-learning: Improving Access to Violence Against Women Services for Women with Disabilities

The goal of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (2005), the AODA, is to make Ontario accessible by 2025, through the development and implementation of accessibility standards....

After She Leaves: Supporting Women through the Family Court Process Online Training

Do you work with survivors of woman abuse who are dealing with family law issues? Do you want to learn more about the family court process, how to present evidence of abuse effectively and how to...

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Roots of Equality: Lesson Plans for Grades 1 to 8

The Roots of Equality project provides resources for educators as they support students' healthy, equal relationships and raise awareness of violence against women. Lesson plans for grade 1 to...

Responding to Emotional Abuse: How You Can Help Someone You Know

Violence against women, or woman abuse, happens to more women than we think.  Most women who are physically assaulted by their intimate partners are emotionally abused.  However, not all...

Personal Story: Demet Demir

by Demet Demirfrom Queer Resources Directory I realised that I was different when I was five or six. I felt that I liked to be close to my own kind. Yes, I had a different sexual identity. But it was...

Outing Same Sex Partner Abuse: Where are the Services for Gay and Bisexual Men?

by J. Roy Gillis   As Island and Letellier (1991, p.1) stated in their ground-breaking book on gay and bisexual male partner abuse, "gay [and bisexual] mens' domestic violence is not a new...

On Trafficking and Slavery

by Kamala Kempadoo Human trafficking is commonly equated with slavery as well as with prostitution, and often called "modern day slavery." However, these are erroneous equations, and it is...

Human Trafficking

In Fall 2008, Springtide Resources published a number of articles on Human Trafficking:

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