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Contact Eileen Alberton at e.alberton@womenscontact.org for more information and to RSVP! ... See MoreSee Less
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TONIGHT is our virtual monthly meetup for women in trades around the province! Previously biweekly, it's now the last Tuesday of the month from 7-9 pm PST.RSE Lindsay Kearns will be at her computer, probably "fussing with my plants, maybe sorting screws" (her words 😂) and chatting with whoever shows up. Lindsay has been hosting these virtual meetups for over a year now, and it's a wonderful safe space to talk about jobs, projects, families, plans...whatever!To take part, all you need to do is click on the Zoom link located in the Facebook Event page Virtual Monthly Meetup for BC Women in Trades, which will work directly from a computer, or through the Zoom app if you're on a mobile device.Come hang out with us! Facebook Event page in the comments. ... See MoreSee Less
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Why is it important to include training on the violence link for judges?"First, it is essential that judges who will be deliberating in cases of sexual violence have a contextual understanding of its realtion to domestic violence and other forms of violence in the home, including violence against companion animals.We have GREAT news to share!The Senate Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs accepts Humane Canada's proposal to include violence link training for the judiciary. Bill C-3, An Act to Amend the Judges Act and the Criminal Code, which focuses on sexual training for judges, passed committee and will now go on to third reading at the Senate.We thank Dr. Amy Fitzgerald, member of the Canadian Violence Link Coalition Steering Committee, and Dr. Betty Barrett for witnessing at the Bill's hearing yesterday, and presenting in part on our behalf.We will keep you updated in every step of the way ... See MoreSee Less
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This month's Lunch, Listen and Learn will feature Danielle Goward, a Registered Holistic Nutritionist & Personal Trainer talking about Wellness from a Holistic Perspective. Be sure to email e.alberton@womenscontact.org to receive a link. We are making the switch over to MS Teams this month, so you'll just need to click the link and it will work either in-app or through your browser. Hope to see you there! ... See MoreSee Less
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