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Chloe is running for BWSS

Chloe is running for BWSS

Originally from Toronto, Chloe has been an avid runner and engaged philanthropist for years. Encouraged by her mother into running, being active and outdoors is something fun that Chloe and her mother do together. Chloe takes the opportunity to run while raising funds for local charities. She is spending the summer in Vancouver and this… Continue Reading

For women living with violence, safety changes everything…

For women living with violence, safety changes everything…

For women living with violence, safety changes everything… At Battered Women’s Support Services, we know for women living with violence, safety changes everything so we commemorate Victims and Survivors of Crime Week from May 29 to June 4, 2016. While reports of violent crime to police services is on the decline in Canada, domestic and… Continue Reading

Kathryn Borel Statement on Jian Ghomeshi

Kathryn Borel Statement on Jian Ghomeshi

Today Kathryn Borel made a statement in regards to the sexual assualt charges she made against Jian Ghomeshi. Borel’s statement highlights the ineffectiveness of Canada’s criminal legal system when it comes to the rights and safety of women. As illustrated in the Ghmoshi trial earlier this year, there was no justice for the women who… Continue Reading