Category Archives: Volunteer

Violence Prevention and Intervention Training Fall 2017

Violence Prevention and Intervention Training Fall 2017

If you’re in the vicinity of metro Vancouver, Coast Salish Territory and want to help end violence against women, Battered Women’s Support Services is accepting applications for our Violence Prevention and Intervention Training Program Fall 2017. This is an intensive twelve week training grounded in strong theoretical frameworks and thorough skill development. The training selection… Continue Reading >>

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 >>

Youth Engagement in Dating Violence Prevention

YOUth Ending Violence Join Battered Women’s Support Services Facilitate Dating Violence Prevention Workshops for Youth BWSS offers training to young women and young men who want to volunteer for our YOUth Ending Violence Program and facilitate workshops for youth. To provide youth with knowledge on the differences between healthy and abusive relationships, understanding the dynamics… Continue Reading >>

Help End Violence Against Women

Help End Violence Against Women

Prevention and Intervention Training Program 2013 Twice a year BWSS offers training for women who want to volunteer on our Crisis and Intake line to provide crisis support to women survivors of violence. Participants will learn: Crisis Intervention Peer Counselling and Communication Theoretical Framework of Violence Against Women Group Facilitation and Group Design Criminal, Family… Continue Reading >>