Breaking the Silence on Sexual Violence

The Committee for Action Against Sexual Violence will be holding a two-day conference, Breaking the Silence, Nov 3-4 in Williams Lake. EVA BC’s Executive Director Tracy Porteous will be one of the speakers at the conference – Breaking the silence on … Continue reading

Telling Their Stories, Concealing Their Identities

This Winnipeg Free Press article spotlights a Winnipeg crisis support programs’ work to revive anonymous report-sharing with Manitoba police. The article points to B.C.’s own anonymous, third-party reporting (TPR) option which allows victims to report details of a sexual offence/assault … Continue reading

The Most Preventable Homicide

BC Association of Clinical Counsellors Insights Magazine Spring Edition features an article about how domestic violence can be prevented. EVA BC’s Executive Director, Tracy Porteous, is interviewed about the importance of identifying risk factors, making effective referrals, and the potential … Continue reading