Youth

How to Report a Case of Abuse to the D.Y.P

As a Special Needs counselors that are working with young children, it is needed to know how to report a case of abuse if they ever encounter one. Reporting can be a difficult process because of simply being uninformed on the subject. In the context of their job, they can ask themselves many questions about what they should report and about the obligation of reporting that comes with their job. They also may not know how to build a case and how to report it to the Director of Youth Protection.

Academic Disciplines and Campus Sexual Violence

The news reports and articles published by mass media solely cover the surface of the issue of campus sexual violence. Academic researchers, on the other hand, write about their more detailed and narrowed research which, by the way, it is written, seems to be only accessible to the people who are already familiar with the research topic but is still seeking to further their knowledge and understanding of the issue. 

 

New Power gives us the power to save lives

English

Through the research made for our last assignment, the work of an organisation called the Missing Children’s Network touched and interested me more than the others, and this is why in this assignment, I will concentrate on the fate of missing children and ways to lower the number of children that go missing by integrating the concept of New Power.

Social Media, Body Image & New Power

English

The article, “Body talks: Manitobans share how they feel about their bodies” written by Shannon Cuciz and published in Global News on March 15th, 2017 addresses citizens from Manitoba discussing their feelings about their bodies. For example, a young woman named, Lara Rae, transgender women and her transition at the age of 51. She states the many pressures that came along with her transition.

Act 149 (or How South Dakota Allows Discrimination Towards LBGT Community)

On March 10th 2017, Governor Daugaard, from South Dakota, signed an anti-LGBT (Lesbians, Gays, Bisexuals, Transexuals) Act, the Act 149. This act, according to the article “South DakotaLegislature Sends Anti-LGBT ‘License to Discriminate’ Bill to Director’s Desk” by Allison Turner, basically authorizes foster care or adoption agencies to refuse, based on sincere religious beliefs, a LGBT person to become a parent or a foster family.

The Missing Children's Network Needs You!

The Missing Children’s Network is a non-profit organisation based in Quebec that intervenes with families with missing children, helping them doing everything possible to find them and preventing eventual disappearances. Since 1985, The Missing Children Network finds it important to use the help of Case Workers (intermediates between family and organisation), the help of the police and the help of volunteers to find missing children throughout the province.

High school student improves

Olivia hallisey, a Junior High School student,, she soon became interested in the research of Ebola outbreak after seeing how quickly it grew. She looked into various tools and found there were few, those were difficult to use and expensive. The ELISA kit proved to be the most reliable, however its dependency on cold temperature made it slow and inefficient, by the time one person would be diagnosed they’d have already infected several others,spreading exponentially faster than it could be diagnosed.

Are you born to rise?

The Born To Rise foundation is a non-profit organization that explores and brings awareness to self-confidence, acceptance of others, anti-bullying and other relevant issues. The founder of this organization, Aisha Robinson spreads her message of living with vitiligo, a disease that affects the pigmentation in the skin. Her message is spread around schools, camps, boys & girls club, etc. Her personal goal is to promote support towards the empowerment of youth.

Great suit Great Breakfast

In this “SuitSupply” ad that has as its main goal to sell men suits for different occasions illustrates a man probably going to work in the morning. The male in the ad is shown as if he is about to perform sexual actions on the female in the picture laying on the counter of the kitchen half naked, and about to sip her cup of coffee. The woman is being used for the guy’s pleasure in the picture which makes her appear as if she's an object that is there to please the man every morning like a daily coffee cup.

 

 

Hamburgirl?

                  For the past few decades, the term “selling sex” has become a common method to advertise almost any type of products with the use of sexualized images (Wade and Sharp 163). In most cases, women are displayed in very specific ways, where their bodies are exposed and used to the point of objectification.