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BCSTH’s Technology Safety Project develops resources and information on the use of technology for Canadian anti-violence organizations and women* experiencing technology-facilitated violence. The resources below contain helpful information related to technology-facilitated violence.
The Technology Safety and Privacy Toolkit is an online toolkit for Canadian women experiencing technology-facilitated violence to learn how they can increase their technology safety and privacy.
The information sheets provided here are designed to assist women and frontline anti-violence workers to better understand the legal causes of action related to technology-facilitated violent incidents.
Database Considerations for Canadian Anti-Violence ProgramsThe reports and resources within this section provide anti-violence organizations with information about the privacy and security considerations needed before implementing an electronic database.
Technology Safety Planning ResourcesThe resources within this section provide women experiencing technology-facilitated violence with information to strategically use technology in ways that can enhance her safety.
Digital Services ToolkitThis toolkit offers information for anti-violence agencies who are exploring digital support services for women, children and youth experiencing violence.
Teen Digital Dating Violence ToolkitThis toolkit provides anti-violence workers and caregivers supporting teens through their experiences of digital dating violence with information, tips, handouts and resources.
Preserving Digital Evidence ToolkitThe Preserving Digital Evidence Toolkit is a guide to help women and anti-violence workers preserve digital evidence in circumstances involving technology-facilitated violence against women.
* The term “women” refers to and is inclusive of all self-identified women. BCSTH recognizes that while gender-based violence has significant impacts on cis-gender women and girls in Canada, 2SLGBTQQIA+ and gender non-conforming people are disproportionately impacted by experiences of violence.