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Recent Ending Violence Blog Posts

The Bro-Code ~ Episode 7

The Bro-Code ~ Episode 7

Battered Women’s Support Services (BWSS) and BCIT Radio Arts and Entertainment Students have collaborated to deliver The “Bro-Code” Radio Project for Prevention of Violence Against Women Week 2014. The “Bro-Code” is a seven episode radio drama that discusses sexual violence against women. The radio project was inspired by “Don’t Be That Guy” campaign which originated with Sexual Assault VoicesContinue Reading

The Bro-Code ~ Episode 6

The Bro-Code ~ Episode 6

Battered Women’s Support Services (BWSS) and BCIT Radio Arts and Entertainment Students have collaborated to deliver The “Bro-Code” Radio Project for Prevention of Violence Against Women Week 2014. The “Bro-Code” is a seven episode radio drama that discusses sexual violence against women. The radio project was inspired by “Don’t Be That Guy” campaign which originated with Sexual Assault VoicesContinue Reading

Young Women Taking Their Power Back Through Counselling

Young Women Taking Their Power Back Through Counselling

by Sherri Inouye, BWSS Women’s Counsellor The transition from adolescence to adulthood presents many challenges for young women.  Expectations felt from peers, family, school, media, culture and society all add up to create enormous pressure for young women to look, act and think in particular ways.  Girls and women are immersed in these gender roleContinue Reading