January is National Stalking Awareness Month

Stalking is a topic that is slowly rising from the shadows. More people are talking about what stalking is and sharing personal experiences. Stalking: when a person is repeatedly watched or followed by another to the point of harassment or fear. It is a global issue and is typically committed by someone known to the victim. In Canada, more than one in ten Canadian women e...
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International Women’s Day

The theme for the 2014 International Women’s Day on March 8th is the ‘Gender Agenda: Gaining Momentum’. International Women’s Day was created to support the empowerment of women from all walks of life and to recognize how far women have progressed throughout time. It was not until 1918 that women across Canada gained the right to vote according to the Women’s Franchise Act. Al...
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