News from Woman Abuse Council of Toronto

The Woman Abuse Council of Toronto (WomanACT) is a policy development and planning organization with a mandate to improve the effectiveness of the community response to woman abuse.

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October 31 - November 1: Domestic Violence Workshop

Date Thursday, October 31, and Friday, November 1, 2013
Time 9 a.m to 4 p.m.
Place TBD (Toronto, Downtown)

Make it Our Business provides highly specialized education with a variety of options for employers to explore how they can take every precaution reasonable to meet their legislative requirements.

October 28, 2013

July 9-10: Domestic Violence in the Workplace Education Session

Date Tuesday, July 9 - Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Place Metro Hall, 55 John Street, Room 310
Contact Elsy Acevedo, Conference Coordinator
Phone 416-944-9242, Ext. 230

This training is for employers to explore how they can take every precaution reasonable to meet their legislative requirements to protect workers from domestic violence in the workplace.

June 06, 2013

March 1-2 training: Supporting Survivors by Supporting Staff

Date March 1-2, 2012
Time 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Where Toronto Botanical Garden, 777 Lawrence Avenue East, Toronto
Contact Paula Wells
Phone 416-944-9242 ext. 230

This is a two day training conference for front line workers in the violence against women sector. Each day there will be panel discussions, speaker presentations, and interactive training workshops where industry or issue experts discuss powerful and practical ideas on key issues facing this sector.

January 23, 2012

Summer 2011: Orientation sessions for Violence Against Women services

WomanACT is recruiting volunteers to join the Woman Voices 4 Action Committee.

June 22, 2011

March 30: The Family Court Process: After She Leaves

Date March 30, 2011
Time 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

This is a one-day skills development training being offered to staff of Ministry of Community and Social Service-funded Violence against Women programs and active Committee members of WomanACT.

February 01, 2011