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Our Programs

Stand Up and Speak Out.
Our Be More than a Bystander Program aims to increase awareness of the community’s responsibility to end gender-based violence. We are all in this together.

Be an Ally
The Steel City Allies seek individuals who are committed to ending gender-based violence and through action promote violence-free living.

Community Leader Program.
The role of the Community Leader is to raise awareness, advocate, educate and mentor within their community and workplace to end gender-based violence.

What you can do

As a community, we must come together in new ways to end gender-based violence. Here are some ways YOU can help:


MentorAction continues their work without funding and requires your help – whether through financial donation or volunteer hours. Please contact us to find out more or click on the link below to donate.

Be an advocate

Stand Up and Speak Out against gender-based violence. Be an advocate for women, and be more than a bystander. Through education, awareness and resources, we can end gender-based violence together.


MentorAction has various programs to get everyone involved in ending gender-based violence. Through our Steel City Ally program, Community Leader Program, and other opportunities, our volunteers learn the skills to be a role model in the community and lead by example.

Upcoming Events

Steps to Safety at Interval House of Hamilton

Steps to Safety at Interval House of Hamilton

Interval House of Hamilton is raising money through their Steps to Safety campaign with the hopes of replacing the shelter's front walkway. Over the years, thousands of women and children fleeing abuse and violence have walked through the doors of Interval House of...

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Canada’s Femicide List

Canada’s Femicide List

Each New Year's Day brings hopes of fresh beginnings and new memories. Traditionally January 1 is the “reset” date for many things… including the collection of various data. The Canadian Observatory for Justice and Accountability (CFOJA) will begin to collect new data...

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