Help End Violence against Women, Join our Volunteer Team

Help End Violence against Women, Join our Volunteer Team

Be Part of the Movement to End Violence against Women, BWSS Prevention and Intervention Training – Spring 2018 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 Spring 2018. We… Continue Reading >>

Community is where the answers lie

Community is where the answers lie

Thank you for imagining a world of freedom and justice with Angela Davis and BWSS! We have taken a few days to reflect on the significance of Angela Davis at the Orpheum Theatre last Wednesday. By all accounts, this was a momentous moment in Vancouver. The occasion convened members of our community in a way… Continue Reading >>

BWSS AGM 2017

BWSS AGM 2017

BWSS Commemorates National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence – AGM 2017 Who: Society Members and invited guests What: BWSS AGM 2017 Where: My Sister’s Closet 1092 Seymour Street (at Helmcken) When: Wednesday, December 6, 2017 5:30 pm Registration 6:00 pm Welcome Honouring of Ruth Lea Taylor, Feminist Family Law Lawyer Keynote Address 6:30 pm Call to Order… Continue Reading >>

Open letter to B.C. Minster of Justice, David Eby on Provincial Court Family Rules Project

Open letter to B.C. Minster of Justice, David Eby on Provincial Court Family Rules Project

BWSS is aware that the Ministry of Justice is currently involved in a project amending the Provincial Court (Family) Rules (“PCFR”). As part of the consultation process, representatives from BWSS participated in a consultation with various members of the Ministry of Justice on October 11, 2017. Regrettably, our participation in the consultation and our initial… Continue Reading >>

Imagine a World with Freedom and Justice

Imagine a World with Freedom and Justice

35 Days Away from Angela Davis and 1,500 Tickets Sold Get Tickets Now! Angela Davis has spent decades as an activist, author and scholar expressing ideas that remain at the forefront, on important issues of race, women’s rights, capitalism and justice. Private reception is now sold out but excellent seats are still available. Don’t miss… Continue Reading >>