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Embodied Resistance Creative Movement and Writing Workshop

  Embodied Resistance August 1, 2019 6pm-8:30pm Baggage Building Arts Centre 2200 Sleeping Giant Parkway   Join for FREE creative movement investigations and self-reflective writing workshop exploring the theme of Embodied Resistance. This is an opportunity for self-care, individual creation

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2nd Annual Memorial Concert #MMIWG

Poster for concert in memory of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls. at Waverly Park, August 8, 2019, 3 pm to 7 pm Contact Sharon at 807-285-8429 for more information or email fullmoonmemorywalk@live.ca  

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Offensive sign objectifies employees of local tavern

Shooters or Hooters? We think this kind of advertising is a throwback to the fifties, and may perhaps constitute a violation of employees’ rights. If you agree, why not phone them and let them know what you think?

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Info from Ontario Coalition of Rape Crisis Centres

Find your local sexual assault centre: www.sexualassaultsupport.ca/support.

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Gwen O’Reilly, Honorary Doctor of Laws

Left to right: Tanya Talaga (Hon. Doctor of Letters), Gwen O’Reilly (Hon. Doctor of Laws), Chancellor Lyn McLeod, Marlene Pierre (Hon. Doctor of Letters)

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June 26 Last Day to Apply

High Risk Navigation Coordinator Position This position is a 12 to 14 month contract at 35 hours per week at a base rate of $22 per hour. This project is intended to build working connections, share expertise and provide training

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Generous Donation from Wawanesa Insurance

On May 16, the Women’s Centre received a donation of $17,500 from Wawanesa Insurance. We are honoured to be among the small number of local agencies chosen by employees of Wawanesa to benefit from the company’s program of giving back

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Job Opportunity – High Risk Navigation Coordinator

High Risk Navigation Coordinator Position  This position is a 12 to 14 month contract at 35 hours per week at a base rate of $22 per hour.  This project is intended to build working connections, share expertise and provide training

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CYBERSTALKING & ONLINE HARASSMENT in the context of gender based violence

ALL WOMEN and the service providers that support them are invited to join us for a FREE Legal Education session on June 25, from 2:00 – 4:00 pm. This information session will be held at the Thunder Bay Indigenous Friendship Centre

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Project Coordinator, Analysis to Action on Gender Based Violence

Analysis to Action on Gender Based Violence  Project Coordinator Job Description  This position is a 1 Year contract with possibility of renewal for an additional 3 years if funding is maintained.  Hours of work are 28 – 35 hours per

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