Ending Violence Blog

Via our award winning blog Battered Women’s Support Services provides education and advocacy as we work towards the elimination of violence.

Gender-based Violence is on the Rise

Gender-based Violence is on the Rise

Tune in at 5:45pm PT today to CBC News, Canada Tonight with Ginella Massa, as Angela Marie MacDougall, BWSS Executive Director, discusses gender-based violence in Canada. A National Action Plan is Ready to Get on the Road According to the Canadian Femicide Observatory...

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witnessing the power within

witnessing the power within

The “witnessing the power within” is a collection of creative projects created by the bwss community. Nine artists share their own stories; the violence they have experienced, critical engagement against the judicial system, and reclaiming their place in society.

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AWARE Achieving and Maintaining Employment Workshop Series

AWARE Achieving and Maintaining Employment Workshop Series

Battered Women’s Support Services, Advancing Women’s Awareness Program Online Workshop Series: Life skills and the job search process Is a 10-week group based training, starting at Thursday May 6th from 10:30am –11:30am. All of the workshop details are in the poster...

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Black Out! 2021

Black Out! 2021

Black Out! is a monthly meet-up Black Out! is an evening out for Black Women with Black Experiences Black Out! is time in a safe space where you are the norm and not the other Black Out! Is an opportunity for affirmation and authenticity Let’s come together to...

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Celebrate mothers, grandmothers, and caregivers with BWSS

Celebrate mothers, grandmothers, and caregivers with BWSS

For many, the month of May is a month to honour mothers, grandmothers, and caregivers. Mother’s Day hits a bit different this year and it is an opportunity to make a powerful difference in the lives of mothers who experience gender-based violence. The pandemic has a...

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Online Resource Goes Live to Help End Gender Based Violence

Online Resource Goes Live to Help End Gender Based Violence

First of Its Kind in B.C., Online Resource Goes Live to Help End Gender Based Violence Press release For immediate release: April 14, 2021 Vancouver, BC - For Prevention of Violence against Women week, April 11 to 17, 2021, a gender-equity provincial advisory group...

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