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Jaymie Friesen, MCC Manitoba's Abuse Response and Prevention Coordinator, raises awareness and offers resources relating to healthy relationships and abuse while supporting those impacted by abuse. 

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MCC Staffer, Kyle Rudge speaks with Jaymie Friesen about the challenge of staying at home during Covid-19 when there is abuse.


For some, staying home isn't a safe place to be. Jaymie Friesen, MCC Manitoba's abuse response and prevention coordinator, speaks about how COVID-19 and staying home play out when home isn't safe from abuse. 


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Threads, formerly known as Word and Deed, was established in April 2007. It is a 15-minute radio program hosted by Kyle Rudge featuring the work of MCC in Manitoba and around the world. Threads broadcasts on CFAM AM 950, CHSM AM 1250 and CHRB AM 1220 at 8:45 am every fourth Sunday of the month. Visit to hear more podcasts from MCC Manitoba.