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    7th Annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes

    North East Outreach and Support Services’ 7th Annual ‘Walk a Mile in Her Shoes’ event in Tisdale on May 28 was a huge success. It was the first time Tisdale hosted the event. There were 118 registered walkers donned the four-inch red high heels and walk a mile along 100 Street and back to Town Square, to raise awareness and support for victims of domestic, gender and sexualized violence in North East communities. “People are really realizing that domestic and sexualized violence have no socioeconomic, ethnic, or religious boundaries,” Louise Schweitzer ED said. “It happens to everyone. By having people come out in different careers by police coming out in uniform,…

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    NEOSS held Breakfast with the Guys

      Breakfast with the Guys was held on April 16th and 17th, 2019 in Melfort and Tisdale respectively. There were a total of 50 men who attended the event. It is focused on informing and inspiring men to take action to help end domestic violence. Tuval Nafshi with Leading Change of the Alberta Council of Women’s Shelters is the keynote speaker. Eduardo Beggs and Mike Benjamin from RCMP talked about local statistics and what are the services available in the community. Men are uniquely equipped to make positive change for women and girls living with abuse because men: Can be positive role models for other men and for young men; Hold…

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    Walk-A-Mile in Her Shoes 2018

    “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes” event was held in Melfort on May 3, 2018 at 5pm. This year was particularly special year for us as we are honoring the late MLA Kevin Phillips.  Kevin was a participant of the walk as often as he could and even if not walking he was still an instrumental figure for our Organization and our causes. This is our sixth annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event to raise money for the North East Women’s Domestic Violence Shelter and North East Outreach & Support Services programs. There were over 70 participants who walked in four inch red heels to demonstrate their support for victims of domestic…

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    7th Annual Ladies Night Out

    The 7th Annual Ladies Night out took place in Tisdale on October 14th and to no ones surprise……. it was another great success! The John Barron Auditorium was transformed into an elegant atmosphere of purples and blacks.  Stylish Party Decor by Penny (Penny Macgillivray) out did her self again!  She has been decorating for this event for many years and has announced that this year would be her last as she is retiring from the party decorating business …. we wish her the best and thank her for all of her help in the past years. The evening had many great things in store for the ladies …..Supper was catered…