Knowledge Hub


The Knowledge Hub connects and enhances trauma-informed health promotion projects funded through the Public Health Agency of Canada’s investment to support victims of family violence. The Hub is led by the Centre for Research & Education on Violence against Women & Children.

Le projet « Centre de connaissances » connectera et renforcera le travail de tous les projets de promotion de la santé tenant compte des traumatismes financés par l’investissement de l’Agence de la santé publique du Canada visant à soutenir les victimes de violence. Le projet sera dirigé par le « Centre for Research & Education on Violence Against Women & Children »

Project Profiles  Community of Practice Hub Resources

Aperçu des projets Communauté de pratique Ressources du Centre

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Shape Your Life (SYL) is a free, trauma informed, non-contact boxing program for self-identified women who have experienced violence. The program operates as a partnership between Dr. Cathy van Ingen, Associate Professor in Kinesiology at Brock University and Joanne Green, Executive Director with Opportunity for Advancement. Learn more: http://www.shapeyourlifeboxing.com/

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Sole Expression is a trauma-informed hip-hop dance intervention for youth who have experienced family violence.  The program is being delivered and evaluated by BOOST Child and Youth Advocacy Centre in Toronto, Ontario in partnership with Unity and Ryerson University.
Learn more: https://boostforkids.org/sole-expression/

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The Kawartha Sexual Assault Centre, in partnership with The Mane Intent and Trent University, is developing and evaluating an intervention that combines equine-assisted learning with workshops on expressive arts and psychoeducation to build resilience and life skills in young women between the ages of 13 and 18 years who are survivors of child maltreatment.

Learn more: http://www.kawarthasexualassaultcentre.com/client-services/building-internal-resilience-through-horses/

Video produced by: the Knowledge Hub