VANCOUVER – Good Night Out, an anti-harassment campaign, has launched a pilot program to provide safety and security for those roaming Vancouver’s Granville Street during its busiest hours.
Good Night Out Vancouver wants to make sure everyone’s puking and passed-out friends get home safe.
Good Night Out Vancouver deploys nightlife team to protect patrons from harassment on Granville Street
Local anti-harassment campaign Good Night Out Vancouver has launched a pilot program that will see a nightlife street team roaming the Granville Entertainment District to help foster a safer environment for club- and bar-goers during the area’s busiest hours.
Local anti-harassment campaign Good Night Out is hoping to make the streets a little bit safer by preventing or intervening in harassment, handing out water bottles and snacks, and helping “vulnerable patrons” get into cabs.
Local News: Advocates push for a secure nightlife in Vancouver - Megaphone Magazine
"We have all felt unsafe at some point"- BuzzFeed
Good Night Out Vancouver seeks donations to bring date-rape drug-detecting coasters to bars and clubs
A local grassroots organization is seeking help from the public in order to implement its new anti-harassment initiative. - Georgia Straight
The challenge of preventing and responding to drink spiking in Whistler- PIQUE News
Campaign's creators say system to ensure women’s safety desperately needed - CBC News
Groping, grabbing and unwanted kissing is widespread in bars, nightclubs and licensed venues. Hollaback Vancouver's 'Good Night Out' tackles this issue at a local level, and puts the onus on the nightlife industry to keep its clients safe. - Vancouver Observer
An international movement to end sexual harassment is coming to Vancouver. The Good Night Out campaign, focuses on training security and staff at bars and pubs to be on the lookout for aggressive behaviour against women. - Global News
#DearSurvivor: Local feminist organizations crowd-source messages of support for victims of sexual violence
Hollaback and Good Night Out Vancouver are asking the public to write positive notes to survivors of sexual violence as part of a pop-up art installation for Sexual Assault Awareness month. - Georgia Straight
Coasters can detect the presence of date-rape drugs like ketamine or GHB through a few drops. - CBC News