Published on 2017 12 28 | by Barb Peck | in Social Action
The following is the second half of a talk I gave on Dec 6 at Royal Roads University as part of their ceremony to commemorate the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women. The first half is in another blog post: First We Mourn – Dec 6, Part 1. They say if […]
Published on | by Barb Peck | in Social Action
The following are some of the thoughts I shared on Dec 6 at Royal Roads University as part of their ceremony to commemorate the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women. The second half of this presentation follows in a separate post. Dec 6, 1989. What a shock to hear the news. […]
Published on 2017 06 15 | by Kara Taylor | in News
VSAC has done an audit of the accessibility of our space and our services…
Published on 2016 06 23 | by VSAC | in Events, News
We are so happy to introduce Jules Wilson to you! Since 2006, Jules has raised over $25,000 for the Victoria Sexual Assault Centre through the Triathlon of Compassion.
Published on 2015 09 11 | by Alexa Robin | in Social Action, Trans Inclusion
Alexa talks about survival.
Published on 2015 01 19 | by Barb Peck | in Social Action
I have encountered many reactions to my work and also heard from others in this field about their experiences. Let’s tune into a conversation in a social setting, when I am first meeting someone…
Published on 2014 12 12 | by Barb Peck | in News
A reader from our previous blog post on resistance brought up the following question: “what if people want to do more resistance but can’t do it?” Here are the thoughts of one counsellor…
Published on 2014 11 20 | by Alyx MacAdams | in Trans Inclusion
Today is Trans Day of Remembrance, a day to remember the lives of trans people who have been murdered or who have taken their own life. It is a somber day, but it is also a day that reminds me of strength and resistance embodied by so many trans people.
Published on 2014 10 21 | by Alyx MacAdams | in News
A sneak peak in to our first and recently completed “Core Training” for new volunteers and staff!
Published on 2014 08 21 | by Project Respect | in Project Respect
Talking about two of Rhizome’s summer events, and saying goodbye to summer staff Eunice.