Learning and Knowledge Exchanges
Trauma-and-Violence-Informed Care Toolkit for Reducing Stigma Related to Sexually Transmitted and Blood-Borne Infections
The prevention, diagnosis, treatment and management of sexually transmitted and blood-borne infections (STBBIs) are important public health goals. However, stigma and discrimination in health and social service settings often create barriers to accessing STBBI services.
This toolkit discusses the power dynamics at play in the university/graduate student context and how these power dynamics shape realities and experiences of sexual violence, and identifies a range of strategies for responding to sexual violence and boundary violations.
This resource for members of the trans community describes relationship abuse, dispels common myths about abuse involving trans folk, discusses why a person might stay with an abusive partner, and provides practical tips for making a plan to stay safely or leave safely.
A Culturally Relevant Gender-Based Analysis (CRGBA) Starter Kit: Introduction, Incorporation, and Illustrations of Use
Culturally relevant gender-based analysis (CRGBA) considers the historical and current issues faced by Indigenous women, including the impacts that colonization and intergenerational trauma have caused. When policy work lacks a CRGBA, there is a risk of perpetuating further marginalization, oppression, and/or violence against Indigenous women.