YOUth Ending Violence Training

Battered Women’s Support Services has been delivering youth prevention programming since the late 1980’s. Our program includes multimedia components and discussion within mixed gender and single gender youth environments, primarily within the school system (conventional, alternative and private) for secondary school students. For more information call 604-687-1868 or email yev@bwss.org

YOUth Ending Violence Workshops

The length of the workshops are approximately 50 mintues. Two and four hour workshops are available upon request. Anticipated outcomes:

  • A better understanding of the roots of dating violence
  • Types of abuse
  • Healthy relationships
  • Effective Bystander Intervention
  • How to help a friend who is being abused
  • Safety planning

YOUth Ending Violence Facilitator Training

BWSS offers training for young women and men who want to volunteer for our YOUth Ending Violence Program to facilitate workshops for youth. Participants will learn:

  • Anti-Oppression Analysis
  • Theoretical Feminist Framework of Gender Violence
  • Co-Facilitation and Presentation Skills
  • Empowered Bystander Intervention
  • Leadership Skills

For more information call 604-687-1868 or email yev@bwss.org

Every week a woman in Canada is killed by her intimate partner. BWSS is working to change that.