October is Child Abuse Prevention Month

Each year, thousands of kids across Canada are affected by various forms of abuse that are detrimental to their physical, mental, and emotional wellbeing. During October, child welfare and protection agencies w...

Still learning

Growing-up in an abusive, unstable home can have devastating impacts on young people well into their adult lives. Whether it's physical or emotional neglect or abuse, the parameters that make-up a nurturing hom...

Seven Mother’s Days Without a Mom

Originally published on The Huffington Post Canada on May 6th, 2014 When Anna was 13 years old, her mother and grandmother were murdered by her mother's abusive common law partner. Below is a tribute to her ...