What's New at SWOVA

Results: Southern Gulf Islands Survey on Consent and Sexual Assault Prevention and Response

During the month of May in 2016, a community wide survey was launched throughout the Southern Gulf Islands on Consent and Sexual Assault Prevention and Response. The survey was funded by the Status of Women Canada as part of an on-going project spear headed by Salt Spring Women Opposed to Violence and Abuse (SWOVA) Community… Read more »

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Pass It On: Boys – Survey Results & Evaluation

In the Fall of 2016, SWOVA’s Pass It On – Engaging Boys & Young Men Project set out to find out about the needs of boys and young men (cis- trans- & non-binary inclusive)  in the Salt Spring Island Community and ways to address these needs. Surveys and focus groups were engaged with boys and… Read more »

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2017 Changemakers Announced!

It is our pleasure and honour to announce these exceptional Salt Spring women as important contributors to our Island community through their volunteerism: Barb Aust Michelle Bennett-Peters Lottie Devindisch Susan Grace Marguerite Lee Margaret MacKenzie Anne Marshall Melanie Morris Victoria Olchowecki Kisae Petersen Lise Poitras Wendy Vine Tiffany Wightman   LIFETIME CHANGEMAKER AWARD:  Maggie Ramsey… Read more »

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