Peer Researchers-Contract Positions


Engaging Immigrant Women in the Legal System Project


This Project is funded by BWSS, BWSS Social Enterprise, and The Law Foundation of BC.


We are looking for women to participate who:

  • Want to connect with their community
  • Are Latin American, South Asian, Persian, or Afghani
  • Have experienced violence in their intimate relationship
  • Have gone through the family law system


You will:

  • Participate in a training program
  • Facilitate focus groups in your community
  • Write a report on your findings


You will learn:

  • Leadership skills
  • Facilitation skills
  • How to network
  • About the Canadian legal system


Join us in making a difference in women’s lives!

This project is open to all immigrant women inclusive of lesbian, bisexual, and trans women.

To Apply call Andrea, Manager of Employment Program, at 604-687-1868 ext. 305

Or submit letter of interest by fax at 604-687-1864 or e-mail at

Deadline to apply is February 26th, 2010.