by Ashley Paul, Communcations Officer, Membertou

This little guy wanted to show his support in the walk. Photo by Adam Gould

This little guy wanted to show his support in the walk. Photo by Adam Gould

There are many types of domestic violence, and it can happen at any age, to anyone. According to Nova Scotia’s  Domestic Violence Action Plan, aboriginal women in Canada experience domestic violence more often and more severely than non-aboriginal women. This information has been acknowledged in the community of Membertou. Many community members are taking a stand and doing whatever they can to promote the awareness of domestic violence in all communities.

February 9th to the 15th is Annual Family Violence Prevention Week. Activities took place all week which raise awareness about domestic violence. On Sunday, February 9, Membertou community members initiated a very important ac ...

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