Give Me Shelter prepares for 16th year helping victims of domestic violence

Posted November 18, 2019 8:00 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ This holiday season, thousands of women and children will flee their homes to escape domestic violence and find a safe…

Valleyfield man suspected of killing his partner to appear in court on Monday: SQ police

Posted November 17, 2019 11:55 am Updated November 17, 2019 12:03 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ A 38-year-old man suspected of killing his partner is scheduled to appear in court…

‘We need to find a solution’: Bryony House workers call for immediate temporary shelter

Dozens of people including workers from Bryony House held a rally on Friday to bring attention to the lack of shelter. Bryony House operates as a shelter specializing in support for women and their children escaping intimate partner violence in…

London residents asked to don purple in support of Shine the Light campaign

Posted November 15, 2019 10:30 am Updated November 15, 2019 10:31 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Londoners are being asked to keep the colour purple in mind when choosing end-of-week…

Inquiry into deaths of Lionel Desmond and family to begin Monday

Posted November 14, 2019 2:09 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The inquiry into the deaths of Lionel Desmond and his family will begin hearing evidence in Guysborough, N.S., on Monday,…

Calgary shelter sees jump in domestic abuse against women

By Silvana Benolich Global News Posted November 13, 2019 9:35 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ A local agency says the number of women facing extremely dangerous situations in Calgary has…

Calgary shelter sees disturbing jump in domestic violence against women

November 13 2019 8:39pm The Calgary Women’s Emergency Shelter says it’s seen a dramatic jump in increasingly violent situations that women are facing. Silvana Benolich reports. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object”…