October 12th, 2023 – Warriors Against Violence Society: A Story of Change with Joyce Fossella

A victim’s story of how a men’s program addressing violent behaviors changed her life when the perpetrator participated in a unique program that incorporates tools, culture and spirituality.

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Date: Thursday, October 12th, 2023 (PST)
Time: 10 a.m. to 11:30 am
Where: Free online via Zoom

About the Presenters:


Joyce Fossella is from the Lil’wat nation. Joyce has worked in the Indigenous community for over thirty years in education, health and wellness.  She is the Executive Director of Warriors Against Violence Society and has worked there for over 25 years. Joyce has presented at various conferences nationally and internationally regarding a solution to violence in the Indigenous community.



  • Warriors Against Violence – website
  • Contact information: Warriors Against Violence Society – 2425 Oxford Street, Vancouver, BC, V5K 1M7.
  • Phone: 604.255.3240
  • Email: warriors@kiwassa.ca

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