Dating Violence, Bullying, and Safe Choices about Alcohol
The resources in this factsheet have been divided into three topic areas: Dating Violence; Bullying; and Safe Choices about Alcohol.
Although this resource is geared towards residents of Alberta, the content is useful for individuals and/or families in crisis or just needing more information about dating violence. The resource provides contact information for Alberta and Canada-wide resources. We have provided additional local contact information below:
- Manitoba Family Services – Teen Dating Violence
- Winnipeg Police Service – Domestic Violence : Intimate Partner Abuse
- Toll free Provincial Domestic Violence Information/24 hour Crisis Line: 1-877-977-0007
- Health Links – Info Santé: Call anytime (204) 788-8200 or toll-free 1-888-315-9257
This resource has also been packaged up into a number of Powerpoint presentations that may be useful for presenting information or materials in a group setting:
This short video discusses the idea of power in relationships, and when it is and is not appropriate for one person in a relationship to have power over another person.
This short video discusses the cycle of violence and why some people stay in abusive relationships. Please be aware that some of the language, information, or images found in this resource may be difficult or upsetting.
This resource describes how to identify bullying in the workplace and what to do about it.
This document is a guide for facilitators to help them introduce discussions and activities in group settings. The following documents and videos linked to in this section are related to this Facilitator’s Guide. Each resource covers one specific topic, so review the ones that most interest you.
Safe Choices About Alcohol
The following resources encourage drinking in moderation, and will help people make decisions about drinking responsibly. The legal drinking age in Manitoba is 18 years old, although in the majority of other Canadian provinces and territories, the legal drinking age in 19.
This document is a guide for facilitators to help them introduce discussions and activities in group settings. The following documents linked to in this section are related to this Facilitator’s Guide.