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CJRU 1280AM The Final Word

An RV to tackle gender-based violence, scientific breakthroughs, and Ontario’s lifted mandates

CJRU 1280 AM – March 6, 2022 – Interview with Mary Choy, director of programs & client services at The Redwood on kickstarting an RV that will bring anti-gender-based violence counselling and prevention directly to survivors

Crafty mother’s skills aid abused women

Interview with Catherine May, Senior Director, Fundraising & Communications at The Redwood

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How Shelli Oh, a Redwood volunteer, uses her talents and skills to build confidence for fellow survivors of domestic violence

Global News – May 29, 2021 – Interview with Shelli Oh, friend, and volunteer at The Redwood, on celebrating her Indonesian-Canadian heritage and using sewing as a creative outlet and a way to build confidence for survivors

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Celebrating Asian Heritage Month

CityTV Breakfast Television – May 10, 2021 – Fashion designer Shelli Oh talks about celebrating Asian Heritage Month and her close connection to The Redwood

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How the Redwood Community helps survivors of domestic violence

CityTV Breakfast Television – December 4, 2020 – Interview with Avon Harris, The Redwood’s Community Outreach Manager

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“The Redwood helped me with support, counselling, and career motivation…”

CityTV News – December 15, 2020 – Interview with Jessica, Past Redwood Resident

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How Black-led shelters are battling racism against women seeking refuge from violence

CBC News – July 18, 2020 – Interview with Abi Ajibolade, Executive Director of The Redwood

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The Redwood implements iDetermine online support system for women at risk

CP24 Live – May 18, 2020 – Interview with Akilah Downey, Volunteer and Communications Coordinator at The Redwood

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The Redwood and other shelters offering extra online support to women during pandemic

The National – May 13, 2020 – Mention of idetermine.ca, The Redwood’s new chat and text crisis option

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How The Redwood is responding to COVID-19

NOW Magazine – April 10, 2020 – Interview with The Redwood’s Catherine May, Director, Fundraising and Communications and Tanisha Sri Bhaggiyadatta, Program Manager, Resident Services

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Rogers announces partnership with The Redwood and other shelters

Interview with Akilah Downey, Volunteer and Communications Coordinator at The Redwood