Resources - femifesto
50383
page-template-default,page,page-id-50383,edgt-core-1.1.2,ajax_fade,page_not_loaded,,vigor-ver-1.6.1, vertical_menu_with_scroll,smooth_scroll,wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-4.7.4,vc_responsive

Resources

tree4 (1)

This is not an exhaustive list. Please send suggestions to info@femifesto.ca of additional organizations or groups that should be on this page.

 

Engaging with the Media on Gender-Based Violence:

There are many amazing projects and resources that address media reporting on sexual and gender-based violence. These resources informed our initial work on media reporting on sexual violence. They have built the foundation on which Use the Right Words was created:

      – Canadian Judicial Council: “The Canadian Justice System and the Media

      – Chicago Taskforce on Violence Against Girls & Young Women: “Reporting on Rape and Sexual Violence: A Media Toolkit for Local and National Journalists to Better Media Coverage

      – DART Center tipsheets: “Reporting on Sexual Violence” and “Reinvestigating Rape

      – Jessica Luther’s primer for sports journalists reporting on sexual assault: “Changing the Narrative” (Sports on Earth)

      – Klinic Community Health Centre: “Trauma-informed: The Trauma Toolkit

      – Minnesota Coalition Against Sexual Assault: “Reporting on Sexual Violence: A Guide for Journalists

      – Ottawa Coalition to End Violence Against Women: The Media Hub Women, Action, and the Media

      – Rhode Island Coalition to End Violence Against Women: “Telling the Full Story: An Online Guide for Journalists Covering Domestic Violence

      – TransPride Canada: “Style Guide: Media Reference Guide – Best Practices”

Self Care:

     –  Emotional First Aid Tips – Vanissar Tarakali’s Blog

      – 55 Ways to Be Gentle With Yourself  When You Are Busy, Busy, Busy

      – Self Care DIY: A How-To Just for You

 

Indigenous, National, Provincial, and Territorial Resources:


 

Indigenous:

      – National Association of Friendship Centres http://nafc.ca/en/friendship-centres/
      – Talk4Healing – http://www.talk4healing.com/
      – Native Youth Sexual Health Network http://www.nativeyouthsexualhealth.com/
      – List of Aboriginal Transition Houses and Family Violence Crisis Lines in B.C. from The Healing Journey http://www.thehealingjourney.ca/inside.asp?279

Alberta:

      – Association of Alberta Sexual Assault Services www.aasas.ca

British Columbia:

      – Ending Violence Association of BC www.endingviolence.org

Manitoba:

      – List of sexual assault services in Manitoba from Canadian Association of Sexual Assault Centres: http://www.casac.ca/node/50

New Brunswick:

      – Directory of services for victims of abuse from Public Legal Education and Information Services of New Brunswick http://www.gnb.ca/0037/report/Directoryeng.pdf
      – Fredericton Sexual Assault Centre http://www.fsacc.ca/

Newfoundland and Labrador:

      – Newfoundland and Labrador Sexual Assault Crisis and Prevention Centre www.nlsacpc.com

Northwest Territories:

      – Sexual Assault: A Help Book for Teens in the Northwest Territories (includes a directory of services on final page) http://www.justice.gov.nt.ca/VictimServices/documents/EnglishSexualAssaultBookforTeens.pd
      – List of sexual assault services in Northwest Territories from Canadian Association of Sexual Assault Centres: http://www.casac.ca/node/59

Nova Scotia:

      – Map of sexual assault services in the province from Nova Scotia Domestic Violence Resource Centre http://www.nsdomesticviolence.ca/resource-map/type/sexual-assault-services

Nunavut:

      – List of sexual assault services in Nunavut from Canadian Association of Sexual Assault Centres http://www.casac.ca/node/58

Ontario:

      – Action ontarienne contre la violence faite aux femmes (AOcVF) http://francofemmes.org/aocvf/
     – Draw the Line Campaign www.draw-the-line.ca
      – Ontario Coalition of Rape Crisis Centres www.sexualassaultsupport.ca
      – Ontario Network of Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence Treatment Centres http://www.satcontario.com
      – List of Ontario provincial support resources from the Canadian Federation of Students: http://cfsontario.ca/en/section/211

Prince Edward Island:

– PEI Rape and Sexual Assault Centre www.peirsac.org

Québec:

      – Government of Québec sexual assault resources http://www.agressionssexuelles.gouv.qc.ca/en/index.php

Saskatchewan:

     – Sexual Assault Services of Saskatchewan sassk.ca

Yukon:

     – List of sexual assault services in Yukon from Canadian Association of Sexual Assault Centres: http://www.casac.ca

Nationwide:

 

      – Canadian Association of Sexual Assault Centres www.casac.ca

      – Canadian Resource Centre for Victims of Crime crcvc.ca

     – Making a Difference Canada makingadifferencecanada.ca