Prevention of Violence Against Women Week in progress

Displays on preventing violence against women will be set up around the community this week.

 

April 15 to 21, 2012 marks Prevention of Violence Against Women Week in British Columbia. This week recognizes the impacts of violence against women on women, families, and communities, and acknowledges the support that is available to help prevent and address violence against women, says Irene Willsie, Women’s Contact Society executive director. During the week she says  there will be displays with information about the topic set up throughout the community.