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BC Budget 2018

BC Budget 2018

BC Budget – a step in the right direction, though leaves important questions unanswered PRESS RELEASE For immediate release February 20, 2018   Vancouver, B.C. –On Tuesday, February 20, 2018 the British Columbia provincial government announced the 2018 BC Budget. Battered Women’s Support Services (BWSS) has paid close attention to this budget because of the… Continue Reading

Women Seeking Safety: BWSS Forum on Violence against Women, Children and the Law

Women Seeking Safety: BWSS Forum on Violence against Women, Children and the Law

On January 26, 2018, 80 people representing government,  legal services, front line organizations, women’s groups, and women dealing with violence against women and the law attended Battered Women’s Support Services (BWSS) forum on violence against women, their children and the law. The forum is a continuation of our ongoing work with women victims of violence… Continue Reading

Battered Women’s Support Services My Sister’s Closet Statement on the Ending of Eco-Fashion Week

Battered Women’s Support Services My Sister’s Closet Statement on the Ending of Eco-Fashion Week

Battered Women’s Support Services (BWSS), through our eco-fashion thrift boutique, My Sister’s Closet (MSC), was honoured to participate three times at Vancouver Eco Fashion Week (EFW) which was created under the brilliant leadership of Myriam Laroche. Eco-fashion week was established in Vancouver, in 2010,  and aimed to present the solutions and innovations working to develop… Continue Reading