EVA E-News, August 2018

This edition of the EVA E-News features information about the EVA BC Annual Training Forum 2018, as well as the Pre-Conference Consultation on Sexual Assault Prevention, Education and Response in BC held November 14, 2018. Readers also get a glimpse … Continue reading

Funded Family Justice 211 Report Service

EVA BC Information Update, December 2018 Section 211 of the BC Family Law Act authorizes courts to order reports that assess the needs of a child, the ability of a party to satisfy those needs and/or the views of a … Continue reading

Domestic Homicide in Canada, EVA Notes

EVA BC is currently involved in a five-year project, Canadian Domestic Homicide Prevention Initiative with Vulnerable Populations (CDHPIVP), which is funded by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC). The focus of the CDHPIVP project is to … Continue reading

EVA E-News, February 2018

This edition of the EVA E-News featured a team of our Be More Than a Bystander leaders meeting up with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at the Grey Cup Game held in Ottawa on November 26, 2017.  There was also information … Continue reading

EVA BC Newsletter, Fall 2017

The Fall 2017 newsletter was released in November in conjunction with the EVA BC Annual Training Forum. It features highlights from ATF keynote speakers Jan Ference, Vikki Reynolds, and RCMP Deputy Commissioner Brenda Butterworth-Carr. There is also an article from … Continue reading

Risk Identification, EVA Notes

Domestic violence related homicides account for 1 in 5 murders in Canada. On average, one woman is murdered by her partner every 6 days. And yet, domestic violence homicides are one of the most preventable of homicides. Risk identification is … Continue reading

Vicarious Trauma and Resilience, EVA Notes

Anti-violence workers are largely aware of the existence of vicarious trauma, or VT, and the impacts it can have on helpers who are indirectly exposed to traumatic events through emotionally engaging with and hearing the stories of their clients. This … Continue reading