ORIGINATOR: Winnipeg Area Council
LANGUAGE OF ORIGIN: ENGLISH
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WHEREAS domestic abuse and workplace violence have made it more difficult for anyone who have experienced it to be successful in the workforce; and
WHEREAS with education we as a union would be stronger and would be better able to assist our affected members to cope, move forward, and work towards succession in the workforce; no longer being held back by the effects of abuse; and
WHEREAS PSAC has always been a strong supporter of social issues, and their popular education approach would have an impact on the lives and families of those affected.
BE IT RESOLVED THAT PSAC create a domestic violence awareness course for the education of members on the struggles of victims of domestic and/or workplace abuse and of approaches that can be taken to make a difference to the lives and families of members affected by such violence situations.