2018 Breakfast with the Guys during Grey Cup week in Edmonton

November 21 2018 9:04am The Alberta Council of Women’s Shelters is shining a light on domestic violence and sexual assault, by holding their annual Breakfast with the Guys during Grey Cup week. Kent Morrison spoke with executive director Jan Reimer…

Women’s shelter group looking to prevent violence during Grey Cup week

The Alberta Council of Women’s Shelters is using this week’s Grey Cup party to shine a light on domestic violence and sexual assault. A University of Calgary study has shown that during certain Edmonton Eskimos and Calgary Stampeders games, domestic…

Give Me Shelter campaign to help victims of domestic violence enters 15th year

For the 15th year, Global Edmonton’s annual “Give Me Shelter” campaign to help hundreds of women and children who are escaping domestic violence is underway. READ MORE: How Edmontonians can get the most value for their dollar when donating to charities…

Edmonton mother aims to help others after daughter’s violent death

More than a year after her daughter was killed in a case of domestic violence, an Edmonton woman is breaking her silence with the message it could happen to anyone. Brenda Schienmann’s daughter, Kristi, died at the age of 30…

Cape Breton police officer facing domestic violence allegations

Nova Scotia’s police watchdog is investigating allegations of domestic violence against an officer in Cape Breton. Serious Incident Response Team [SiRT] director Felix Cacchione says the complaint was received on Sunday from a woman who claimed she was assaulted by…