Trauma Healing & Self Care Conference: October 25/26 in Red Deer, AB

Trauma, Healing and Self-Care. It features Laura van Dernoot Lipsky (Trauma Stewardship, Wash, USA), Dr. Jana Pressley (Trauma Center JRI, Mass, USA), Jane Clapp (Body Intelligence, Inc. Toronto, ON, Canada), Dr. Jody Carrington, Alberta Canada and Beverly Keeshig Soonias, LLB, R.Psych. (Dir. Clinical Services, Red Deer, AB).Trauma, Healing, Self-Care (for Individuals, Communities, Cultures) Tickets are … Continue reading Trauma Healing & Self Care Conference: October 25/26 in Red Deer, AB

Tad Milmine & “Bullying Ends Here” – October 19, 2016

Camrose Victim Services, in partnership with the City of Camrose, Camrose Police Service and the Lougheed Performing Arts Centre are pleased to present Tad Milmine & “Bullying Ends Here”. Date: October 19, 2016 Time: 7pm (doors open @ 630pm) Contact Camrose & District Victim Services @ 780-672-4570 or victimservices@camrose.ca for more information. Attached poster: bullying-ends-here

Residential Tenancies (Safer Spaces for Victims of Domestic Violence) Amendment Act – August 8, 2016

From the Government of Alberta website: Survivors of family violence now can end a tenancy agreement early, without financial penalty, by presenting their landlord with a certificate verifying that they are at risk. The Residential Tenancies (Safer Spaces for Victims of Domestic Violence) Amendment Act, came into effect on Aug. 8, 2016. It had been … Continue reading Residential Tenancies (Safer Spaces for Victims of Domestic Violence) Amendment Act – August 8, 2016

Media Release re: Auditor General’s Report into VOCF – February 11, 2016

Statement from the Alberta Police-Based Victim Service Association (APBVSA) regarding the Auditor General’s Report into the Victims of Crime Fund The APBVSA, a non-profit group that supports all 76 police-based programs who in turn provide support to 153 service delivery areas acknowledges the findings of the Auditor General’s Report into the Victims of Crime Fund … Continue reading Media Release re: Auditor General’s Report into VOCF – February 11, 2016

Court Preparation Resource – 2015 – Update 2016 February

Please upgrade your browser To navigate this interactive media, please use the links on the left hand side or the “next & prev” buttons at the bottom right of the interactive media. For the full page, click on link below. http://victimservicesalberta.com/video/story.html As of mid-January 2016 all amendments to the program have been approved in accordance … Continue reading Court Preparation Resource – 2015 – Update 2016 February