Category Archives: Special Events

Alzheimer’s Disease, Brain Health, and Women: Supper and Information Session

Survivor’s Hope’s Reaching Out Program is partnering with the Manitoba Women’s Advisory Council to bring one of the council’s many “Lunch and Learn” workshops to the northeast. On January 15, 2015 at the Lac du Bonnet Community Centre, all men and women are invited for a complimentary light supper and a time of information sharing and […]

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Survivor’s Hope Brings 16 Days of Activism to Regional Youth

Sexual violence has been in the media spotlight for the last number of weeks. From the coverage of celebrity sexual assault allegations to the horrifying experience of Rinelle Harper, sexual violence has dominated recent headlines. It is fitting that Manitoba Status of Women chose “Popular Culture, Media, and You” as the theme for this year’s […]

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Annual General Meeting June 24

Our Annual General Meeting will take place Tuesday, June 24, 7:00 p.m. in the Large Boardroom at Lewis Business Centre in Pinawa. Enter through the doors furthest from the parking lot entrance on the north side of the building. A meet and greet will take place from 6:30 to 7:00 with refreshments and ice cream […]

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International Women’s Day Celebrates Business Owners

March 8 is International Women’s Day and each year, the federal Status of Women office selects a theme which helps to focus our celebrations. This year, the theme is Strong Women Strong Canada: Canadian Women Creating Jobs One Business at a Time. “This theme highlights the important role women entrepreneurs play in driving growth, creating jobs, […]

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Workshop about Family Violence for Local Businesses

The businesses and organizations of northeastern Manitoba are invited to participate in a Workplace Initiative to Support Employees (WISE) on Family Violence workshop. This workshop was developed by the Manitoba government to help employers and co-workers recognize and respond to the signs of family violence in the workplace. Unfortunately, too many Manitoba families are affected […]

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Childhood Sexual Exploitation and an Upcoming Information Session

On Friday, January 24, an Archbishop was found guilty of sexual assault in a Manitoba court. The assault occurred nearly 30 years ago and the Archbishop was not found guilty of all charges brought against him. News stories such as this often make the world seem like a scary and dangerous place. This is the […]

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A Controversial Celebration of Women’s Suffrage

On January 28, 2014, the Manitoba Women’s Advisory Council is hosting a celebration of the 98th anniversary of women’s suffrage in Manitoba which was won on January 28, 1916. Manitoba was the first Canadian province to grant women the right to vote thanks to the efforts of Nellie McClung, the other women of the Famous Five, […]

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Special Event: Ask Me, Tell Me, Hear Me

Survivor’s Hope Crisis Centre and Interlake-Eastern Regional Health Authority are working together to hold a special event, “Ask Me, Tell Me, Hear Me”, scheduled for Friday, Nov. 8th. Our goals for Ask Me, Tell Me, Hear Me are identifying gaps in service provision, effective SARAH (Sexual Assault Recovery and Healing) PR, educating the public (addressing […]

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Women and Retirement – Free Workshop

Survivor’s Hope Crisis Centre is partnering with the Manitoba Women’s Advisory Council to present the workshop “Women and Retirement: Information to Help You Plan for the Future” October 29th 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Lac du Bonnet Community Centre. The workshop will be presented by: Tanis Billington, Selkirk Service Canada Centre Donna Tschetter, Sunova […]

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Women’s History Month

She Has Made the Impossible, Possible Each year in October, Women’s History Month is celebrated across Canada as a way of publicly acknowledging the contributions of women. Our annual celebration provides an opportunity to recognize the many achievements of women in our province and to reflect on the important social changes women have made. The […]

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