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This series of short videos is aimed at prevention, and empowering all of us to feel safe wherever we go. Topics include Child Safety, Online Safety, Safety at School, Work, and Home, and Community Safety. Although senseless violence occurs all the time, let's work together to keep ourselves, our loved ones, and our communities safe.

WEBISODE 1

ONLINE SAFETY

The last thing anyone wants to think about is that their children could be vulnerable to violence and exploitation. However, we can all work together to protect all children. How can we keep our children safe at any age? Is it possible to create a safe world for our children? What should we do if we know of a child being harmed? Featuring interviews with Christy Dzikowicz – Director of the Child Safety and Family Advocacy Division, Canadian Centre for Child Protection; Rebecca Chartrand, advocate and educator; James Favel, Co-Founder, Bear Clan Patrol.


WEBISODE 2

SAFETY AT SCHOOL, WORK, AND HOME

Professional predators lure children from their homes and communities with expert manipulation techniques. What are the dangers of online activities for kids, and how can we keep our children safe from online exploitation? What should we all know about online exploitation, and what should we share with our kids? Featuring interviews with Jennifer Richardson – child exploitation specialist and Governor General Award Winner Diane Redsky – Executive Director, Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata.

WEBISODE 3

CHILD SAFETY

What are some of the vulnerabilities for Indigenous women, and how can women empower and protect themselves at school, work, and home? What can we do to stop the exploitation of women and girls? How can we work together to create safe spaces? Featuring interviews with Paul Lacerte –Co-Founder, Moose Hide Campaign; James Favel –Co-Founder, Bear Clan Patrol; Michelle Robinson – Activist; Governor General Award Winner Diane Redsky – Executive Director, Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata; and Wab Kinew –Author, Politician.

WEBISODE 4

COMMUNITY SAFETY

We all deserve to live in safe communities. What factors increase vulnerability in a community? Why do men commit acts of violence against women and children and how can men help build healthy community? How can each of us help strengthen community? Featuring interviews with Eric Robinson –activist and former member of the Manitoba Legislature and Minister of the Crown; Raven Lacerte –Co-Founder of the Moose Hide Campaign; Paul Lacerte –Co-Founder of the Moose Hide Campaign;Lorimer Shenher, Author, Former Vancouver Police Officer.