Voices of Resilience
In support of the 2017 Victim and Survivors of Crime Week, BCBH launched an original 5-part podcast series, “Voices of Resilience” highlighting the stories of resilience of five women who have been affected by crime and turned their experience into action. CLICK HERE to listen to the podcasts.
Voices in the Courtroom – Empowering Victims Through Victim Impact Statements
For National Victims and Survivors of Crime Week 2016, the BC Bereavement Helpline/BC Victims of Homicide hosting a free two-part event held at Valley View Funeral Home. Our goal was to empower victims to use their voice in the courtroom and enable professionals working with victims to support them effectively. The event included a morning panel of speakers followed by an afternoon workshop facilitated by an experienced Victim Services Court Support Worker.