Boys deserve to live in a world where they do not fear emotional vulnerability. Yet, we are teaching them at an early age not to cry, to hide their pain, and not speak of traumatic experiences that they have encountered. Let’s stop the “man up” rhetoric before it harms the next generation of boys. Visit the CCMF-York website to learn more about how we can support our boys and create a better world for them.
According to Statistics Canada, men account for the majority of murder victims. Men are also at a higher risk of falling victim to aggravated assault