BC Lions Director of Community Relations Jamie Taras, spoke to Co-op Radio 100.5FM about the Be More Than a Bystander Initiative and why men should speak up. Many thanks to Vancouver Co-op Radio 100.5FM for allowing us to share the … Continue reading
CBC Article: Surrey, B.C., Targets Domestic Violence with Rakhi Project
On June 6, 2013, EVA BC Executive Director Tracy Porteous delivered a presentation to a session of the House of Commons Special Committee on Violence Against Indigenous Women that was held in Vancouver, BC. Following is the content of that … Continue reading
Global News article about the SOS Response App: App aims to increase safety for B.C. women at risk from domestic violence
North Shore News article: West Vancouver book club joins international movement
EVA BC Executive Director, Tracy Porteous, spoke to CBC Daybreak North and South as well as CBC in Victoria about the new SOS Response app. Listen to the full Daybreak South interview here.
Read about the SOS Response App on the Telus Blog: Embracing technology to keep women and their families safe.
The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Public Works and Government Services and Minister for Status of Women applauded the launch of the SOS Response personal safety smartphone app in this Wall Street Journal article – Minister Ambrose salutes new mobile app … Continue reading
An Article by the Vancouver Sun about our new SOS App: Mobile app links women at risk with alarm system.
MOBILE APP TO INCREASE SAFETY FOR WOMEN AT RISK FROM VIOLENCE To buy the SOS mobile app at a discount, click here To download a backgrounder on the project, click here To view a video from TELUS Optik TV about the SOS … Continue reading