Red Cross Stories : Violence, Bullying and Abuse Prevention (Page 3)

Canadian Red Cross Stories

Violence, Bullying and Abuse Prevention

Canadian Red Cross partners with Roughriders Football Club to overcome bullying

May 16, 2013 - Recently, the Canadian Red Cross teamed up with the Saskatchewan Roughrider Football Club in Regina, Saskatchewan to tackle an issue that affects young people in many ways - bullying.
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Canadian Red Cross raises awareness of bullying with Pink Shirt Day

April 22, 2013 - Pink Shirt Day is an event observed by the Canadian Red Cross to draw attention to bullying and what damage it can do on the emotional and physical well-being of individuals.
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How has the Red Cross honoured International Women's Day?

April 12, 2013 - The Red Cross Movement honours International Women's Day, a worldwide event established by the United Nations to raise awareness of the crimes of violence perpetuated against women and girls.
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Preventing sexual abuse through violence and abuse prevention programs

March 08, 2013 - Putting a stop to violence - and specifically, the sexual abuse of children - is one of the most important aims of the Canadian Red Cross.
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Preventing violence and abuse in First Nations, Inuit and Métis communities

February 28, 2013 - For people living or working in First Nations, Inuit or Métis communities, the Canadian Red Cross violence and abuse prevention programs can play a significant role in creating safe environments. 
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Why does violence escalate after disasters?

February 28, 2013 - When disasters occur, it can impact more than just the landscape of a community - it can affect the safety of men, women and children living in the area.
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Canadian youth speak out against bullying

February 14, 2013 - For one Canadian youth, volunteering with the Canadian Red Cross provided the opportunity to take a stand against a significant problem impacting young people across the country - the issue of bullying.
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New Brunswick school implements Canadian Red Cross anti-bullying program

February 10, 2013 - While parents and educators alike can benefit from exposure to Canadian Red Cross bullying prevention programs, a school in New Brunswick is taking the program to the next level.
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Violence and abuse prevention program helps Canadian youth

January 29, 2013 - For more than 25 years the country's leading non-profit organization, the Canadian Red Cross, has played a key role in reduce incidents through violence and abuse prevention education.
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What are the top five warning signs of exploitation online?

January 22, 2013 - By learning about the warning signs of online exploitation, parents can better protect their children. Here are the top five.
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