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Recent Ending Violence Blog Posts

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

Gender Equity Update at Vancouver City Hall

Gender Equity Update at Vancouver City Hall

At the urging of a coalition of women’s organizations including Battered Women’s Support Services, Downtown Eastside Women’s Centre and Wish Drop-In Centre Society, the City of Vancouver undertook a gender equity analysis.  That process has involved an number of steps.  Vancouver City Council, at its meeting held Tuesday, January 16, 2018, received a presentation from… Continue Reading