Dr. Kendra Coulter - Brock University
Dr. Amy J. Fitzgerald - University of Windsor
Louise Lathey - Violence Prevention, BC SPCA
In 2021 Humane Canada set out to find out the level of knowledge and understanding of the Violence Link among 10 key sectors intersecting with the Violence Link. In conjunction with Louise Lathey, Dr Amy Fitzgerald and Dr Kendra Coulter, in June 2021 Humane Canada™ launched the first national survey of its kind. This presentation will cover: (1) the reason for the survey (2) research methodology (3) presentation of the survey results (4) key messages arising from the survey results (5) awareness materials available for stakeholders to share with their colleagues/communities.
- Why an awareness survey was needed and what we hoped to achieve
- What is the level of knowledge and understanding of the Violence Link among 10 key sectors within Canada
- How interested professionals can educate their colleagues and communities on the Violence Link