Vanier residents discuss crime prevention

Media Date: 15/10/2013
Type of Media: newspaper
Name of Media: Capital Xtra

Interviewer: Adrienne Ascah

Interviewee: Julie S. Lalonde Role: Director of Hollaback! Ottawa

Article Information

Background The Vanier neighbourhood was hosting a 'Coffee Talk' event on crime prevention and personal safety in Vanier.
Reason I was one of the presenters in my role with Hollaback! Ottawa.
Comment It was a really interesting event that albeit heated at some points, included really healthy dialogue on the need for community-based approaches to personal safety.
Outcome We hope to continue doing outreach in Vanier to help residents feel empowered in their community.
Link to Article http://dailyxtra.com/ottawa/news/vanier-residents-discuss-crime-prevention?market=210

 

Keywords: Hollaback! Ottawa, crime prevention, Vanier, street harassment, sexual assault