Hi everyone! I just started working at the Antigonish Women's Resource Centre & Sexual Assault Services Association as coordinator for the new Status of Women Canada-funded "Resisting Violence: Rural Women and Girls Take Action" project. I thought this might be a good opportunity to revive this blog and stimulate some discussion around addressing violence against women and girls in our rural communities.
Funding for the project was announced Sunday. Here's the link to an article about it that appeared in the Chronicle Herald today: