Candlelight Memorial Vigil – December 6th, 2017 November 7th, 2017

On December 6th, 2017, Agape House/Eastman Crisis Centre Inc. will be holding a public Candlelight Memorial Vigil at KR Barkman Park on Main Street in Steinbach at 6:30 pm to pay homage to all the women who have been killed in Manitoba this year by violence.    November 25th, the International Day for the Elimination […]

White Ribbon Campaign – November 22nd, 2017 November 7th, 2017

The White Ribbon Campaign is the world’s largest movement of men and boys working to end gender-based violence. Men and boys are asked to wear white ribbons as a pledge to never commit, condone, or remain silent about violence against women and girls. The White Ribbon Campaign came about as a direct result of the […]

November is Domestic Violence Prevention Month November 7th, 2017

The Manitoba government has proclaimed November as Domestic Violence Prevention Month and is urging Manitobans to speak out against abuse. Families Minister Scott Fielding noted, “Individuals, communities and government must work together and take a comprehensive approach to understand and end family violence through public awareness, early education, prevention activities and responsive, coordinated services.” The […]