Two women with medium length light brown hair, one has her hand on the other's shoulderIncapacity Alliance BC (DABC) partnered with Inclusion BC and Ending Violence Affiliation of BC (EVA) to conduct focus teams with anti-violence program representatives and people offering providers to folks with mental disabilities in the neighborhood residing/impartial residing sector.

The aim of the main focus teams was to establish challenges, gaps, and options for folks with mental disabilities, particularly these with Advanced Wants, who expertise gender-based violence.

Primarily based on what we discovered, we created two guides:

Service Suppliers Information:

The venture developed a useful resource information for anti-violence applications. The Inclusion in Apply: Constructing Capability to Help Individuals with Mental Disabilities Experiencing Gender-Primarily based Violence information is a software to allow applications to construct capability, improve their helps and enhance service outcomes for folks with mental disabilities.

We additionally created an accompanying coaching module to go together with the service supplier useful resource information.

Plain Language Information:

To additional assist this work, we additionally developed an info information on gender-based violence for folks with mental disabilities: What’s Gender-based Violence? A Plain Language Information for Individuals with Mental Disabilities.

This venture was generously funded by the Ministry of Public Security.

Thanks to our Mission Companions

Inclusion BC

Ending Violence Affiliation of BC


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