Media Advisory - SupportLink marks 10 years of helping to prevent violence against women



    TORONTO, April 27 /CNW/ -

    
    WHAT:    Rogers Wireless, Ericsson Canada and the Ontario Government mark
             the 10th anniversary of SupportLink, a program created for the
             prevention of violence against women in communities across the
             province, during National Victims of Crime Awareness Week.

             SupportLink provides at-risk victims with intensive and
             comprehensive personal safety planning, as well as wireless
             phones pre-programmed to dial 911 in the event of a personal
             safety emergency.

    WHEN:    April 30th, 2009
             12:00 p.m. (noon)

    WHERE:   Metro Toronto Police Headquarters
             40 College Street (Lobby)
             Toronto, ON

    WHO:     Attorney General Chris Bentley
             Rob Bruce, President, Rogers Wireless
             Mark Henderson, President & CEO Ericsson Canada Inc.
             Glenna Byers, SupportLink Program Coordinator for Near North
             Victim Crisis and Referral Services in North Bay

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For further information:

For further information: Chris Conrath, Environics Communications, (416)
969-2716, cconrath@environicspr.com; Patricia MacLean, Director,
Communications, Ericsson Canada, (906) 206-7928,
patricia.maclean@ericsson.com; Andrea Sardinha, Rogers Wireless, (647)
297-9779, andrea.sardinha@rci.rogers.com; Jessica Bishop, Ministry of the
Attorney General, Minister's Office, (416) 326-3266,
jessica.bishop@ontario.ca; Brendan Crawley, Ministry of the Attorney General,
Communications Branch, (416) 326-2210, brendan.crawley@ontario.ca

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