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

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Violence, Bullying and Abuse Prevention

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.

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.

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.

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. 

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.

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.

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.

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.

Canadian Red Cross helps prevent workplace violence

December 10, 2012 - Every person has the right to feel safe and secure in the workplace.

Challenge your community to prevent bullying with the Canadian Red Cross

December 10, 2012 - From the halls of your child's school to your family's very own computer, bullying can strike at any time.