New Expanded Mandate for Women Shelters August 8th, 2013

Last November 2, 2012 the Honourable Jennifer Howard announced the launch of an exciting new multi-year domestic violence prevention strategy and a new public awareness campaign. Manitoba’s new Family Violence Prevention Strategy will outline work in three key areas: 1. supports for victims and families; 2. interventions for people with abusive behaviours; and 3. prevention, […]

SIGNS THAT YOU’RE IN AN ABUSIVE RELATIONSHIP August 7th, 2013

Signs of an abusive relationship There are many signs of an abusive relationship. The most telling sign is fear of your partner. If you feel like you have to walk on eggshells around your partner—constantly watching what you say and do in order to avoid a blow-up—chances are your relationship is unhealthy and abusive. Other […]