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Failing Rape Crisis Centres

As stated in the Toronto Star this morning, rape crisis centres in Ontario “wait for information from the ministry, survivors of sexual violence, meanwhile, continue to wait for services,” said Nicole Pietsch, co-ordinator of the Ontario Coalition of Rape Crisis Centres, noting that yearly calls have shot up to more than 50,000 from 30,000 a decade ago. The centre’s in Ontario have seen a 30% increase in requests for help in the past three years while staffing remains what it was in the 1990’s. The increase is attributed to the #MeToo movement. The government had pledged $14.8 million over the… Keep Reading

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Getting Back Online

So, I lost a few posts and some pages but at least I’m back online. Most of the important posts, the ones about Rehtaeh, are still here. I’m happy about that. We flew back to Toronto Saturday afternoon. Enjoyed a quite day alone with our little pug Alice (she’s such a sweetheart) and are relaxing for family day. Still not sure how things got so messed up on my site. Keep Reading

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