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1200 new women are calling us every year... Sometimes they call because they can’t sleep.... Sometimes they call us because it’s not safe for them to stay where they are... Sometimes they call us because they need a bus ticket or a flight... Many times they will call us because they want to protect other women...

By Hilla Kerner
February 15, 2020

They say feminist struggles have made great steps forward. But we are still being murdered. They say now women have more voice. But we are still being murdered. They say women are now taken into account. But we are still being murdered.

By Zapatista Women
January 29, 2020

I would have liked to take you to court, but the police took your side, or the side of the law, saying it had been “too long” since the rape had occurred.

By Lia
October 30, 2019

Rob Vagramov, the mayor of Port Moody, was charged with sexual assault in March of this year.

By Sophia Hladik
September 17, 2019

This letter will surprise you. You think you were a good boyfriend. You think that you made some mistakes, that your mental health affected our relationship. But you don’t think you took advantage of me. I’m about to tell you that you did.

By Florence Bouchard Lepage
August 30, 2019

On May 10, 2019, Elizabeth Fry Societies across Canada joined together to demand that the government #EndStripSearching in women’s prisons.

By Laurel McBride
June 27, 2019

Overall, these changes can have a positive impact on holding men accountable for the violence they commit. We are cautiously optimistic.

By Daisy Kler
January 18, 2019

A new program is needed to ensure women who migrate to Canada to provide necessary care work for children, the elderly, and the sick are able to secure status with their families and live lives without exploitation.

By Karla Gjini
November 19, 2018
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Peer Counselling
Grouping with other women
Advocacy with police
Accompaniment to a sexual assault exam
Housing for women and children escaping violence

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