Outreach education

Outreach education

Intimate partner violence : Violence prevention is a public health issue

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Resource Language: 
English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Ginette Petitpas-Taylor
New Brunswick Advisory Council on the Status of Women
Edition: 
Vol. 9, N. 3/4
Publisher: 
Network/Le Réseau
Publication Date: 
Spring/Summer 2007
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

A public opinion survey conducted in 2002 for the New Brunswick government showed that many people, female and male, tend to trivialize violence and to blame the victim. This article looks at the need to step up our prevention and education efforts when it comes to violence against women.

Aboriginal women share their stories in an outreach diabetes education program

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Mary Pat Dressler
Publisher: 
Community-University Institute for Social Research
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Saskatoon, SK

Studies the impact that participants of a monthly outreach diabetes education program for Aboriginal women has had on their health and well-being.

St. Stephen's Community House

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français
Chinese
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Community education/development
Counselling
Support group/peer support

Community-based social service agency that serves neighbourhoods in downtown West Toronto. Offers services to children, youth, adults, seniors, immigrants, refugees and others. Advocates to improve the quality of life of members of their community.

Primary Telephone: 
(416) 925-2103
Fax Number: 
(416) 925-2271
Street Address: 
91 Bellevue Ave
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M5T 2N8

Tanarach - Rural Outreach Worker

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Groups Served: 
All women
Youth
Sole-support parents
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Community education/development
Advocacy
Counselling
Residence

Works to ensure that rural isolated women and children receive service.

Primary Telephone: 
613- 332-1878
Street Address: 
P.O. Box 611
City: 
Bancroft
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
K0L 1C0
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