Category Archives: Special Events

Technology and Social Media Workshops

Save the date!! On September 25, 2017,Survivor’s Hope in partnership with the North East Regional Sexual Exploitation Team, will be hosting Technology and Social Media workshops led by Val Caldwell. Val is an expert on youth online activity and will provide tools and information relevant to keeping kids safe from online sexual exploitation and sextortion. […]

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Trauma Informed Training During Victims Week

National Victims and Survivors of Crime Awareness Week will be May 28 to June 3 this year. In partnership with the Department of Justice Canada, Survivors Hope will host short training sessions focused on developing a Trauma Informed Response to victims and survivors of crime. On June 1, there will be two training events. At […]

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Elder Abuse Awareness Day: Abuse Disclosures

On June 15, 2016, World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) celebrates its 10th anniversary.  Started in 2006 by the International Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse, the day is set aside to bring global awareness about the mistreatment of older persons. Elder abuse, according to Manitoba’s chapter of WEAAD, is defined as “any act […]

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Survivor’s Hope Surveying Survivors, Community to Enhance Services

May 29th to June 4th, 2016 is Victims and Survivors of Crime Week in Canada. This year’s theme is The Power of our Voices. “This is an important time to hear survivors’ stories and to look at what programming we need in our communities to support victims and survivors of crime, said Holly Parcey, Director […]

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Pinawa Foundation Fundraiser

Friends of Survivor’s Hope Crisis Centre! The Pinawa Foundation has an opportunity for you! The Foundation happily supports local groups in their fundraising efforts and they are offering local community groups the opportunity to participate in a fundraising event through the month of May. Any donations made to the Pinawa Foundation in the month of […]

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Sexual Violence Myths Getting Good Press?

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month and there are two recent news stories that raise some very important points about sexual violence. It is not often that we hear satisfying stories of closure and justice in regards to sexual violence. These types of crimes are fraught with influence from cultural myths and misunderstandings about what […]

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Challenge to Local Businesses: Join Pink Day 2016!

April 13 is the second Pink Day 2016 in Manitoba. The Red Cross is hosting two days this year, the first of which was February 24. Pink Day has become an annual event to raise awareness about standing up to bullying and supporting those who have been targeted by bullies. It began in Nova Scotia […]

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Sisters in Spirit

Each year on October 4th, communities across Canada come together to honour the lives of missing and murdered Aboriginal women and girls. As we do so, we remember the lives of sisters, daughters, mothers and grandmothers tragically taken from us. We honour their lives and we offer support to families who have been tragically touched by […]

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Annual General Meeting

Survivor’s Hope Crisis Centre has been delivering programming in eastern Manitoba since 2003 to address the issues of sexual violence and relationship abuse.  The SARAH Program provides sexual assault crisis intervention services to victims reporting to local hospitals and RCMP detachments.  The SADI program delivers workshops to regional schools to provide youth with the skills […]

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Workshop and Open House Planned to Honour Victims Week

Since 2011, the province of Manitoba has recognized April as Sexual Assault Awareness month. Also in April is the National Victims of Crime Awareness Week, April 19-25. Sexual violence impacts the majority of Canadians. Half of Canadian women are likely to experience an act of sexual violence in their lifetime. Sexual violence is not something […]

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