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Establishing Community Partnerships for a Victim Advocate Program for Survivors of Sexual Violence

Sexual Violence New Brunswick Fredericton, New Brunswick This project builds toward establishing a victim advocate program that supports survivors of sexual violence throughout the justice process. It aims to enhance and formalize partnerships with key criminal justice services, such as police, government victim services, and other community agencies. This project will explore similar victim advocate […]

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Empowering Action: Building Sex Workers’ Capacity for a Provincial Bad Date Reporting System

Collingwood Neighbourhood House Vancouver, British Columbia This project responds to the need for a safe, provincial system for sex workers to report bad dates – clients whose behaviour raises concerns about safety. Bad date and aggressor reporting (BDAR) is a grassroots response to legal and social barriers, such as sex work stigma, fear of police, […]

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Girls without Barriers

DisAbled Women’s Network DAWN                                                     Montreal, Quebec Girls without Barriers project aims to encourage girl-serving organizations to examine and address the underlying causes and consequences of ableism/audism and their intersection with other systems of oppression from intersectional, feminist and cross-disability lenses. A key project activity in this phase will be to conduct focus groups and empirical story-based […]

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Sex Work-Police Liaison Model to Address Violence Against People in the Sex Industry

Peers Victoria Resource Society Victoria, British Columbia This project will document the history, objectives, best practices, benefits and challenges of a multi-year violence prevention partnership between Peers Victoria and the Victoria Police Department. While this partnership has existed in practice for years, the two principal organizations have not had the joint resources to work together […]

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