PEI Advisory Council on the Status of Women
Conseil consultatif sur la situation de la femme de l’Î.-P.-É.

Working for gender equality for all Islanders

Promoting changes of attitude within the Prince Edward Island community

Advising government to achieve equality in legislation, policies, and programs

The PEI Advisory Council on the Status of Women (PEIACSW) is an arm’s-length government-appointed Council. Nine Council members are selected from among Island women who have demonstrated a commitment to women’s equality and who represent regional, cultural, and ethnic diversity.

Travailler à l’atteinte de l’égalité des genres pour tous les Insulaires

Favoriser les changements d’attitude dans la communauté de l’Île-du-Prince-Édouard

Conseiller le gouvernement pour établir l’égalité dans les lois, les politiques et les programmes

Le Conseil consultatif sur la situation de la femme de l’Î.-P.-É. (CCSFÎPÉ) est un conseil indépendant dont les membres sont nommés par le gouvernement. Le Conseil est composé de neuf membres sélectionnés parmi des femmes insulaires qui font preuve d’intérêt pour l’égalité de la femme et qui représentent la diversité régionale, culturelle et ethnique.

Recent news from PEI ACSW

Justice not served in recent sentencing

My adult daughter texted me once with a message that said, Mom, Mom, Mom. I guess she felt I would answer quicker or realize the urgency.  When I heard that the attempted murder charge for Michael Arthur Gaudet was reduced to aggravated assault for the stabbing of an...

Thank You Card – December 6, 2021

Council members and staff of the PEI Status of Women offer their heartfelt appreciation to all who contributed to the 2021 Purple Ribbon Campaign Against Violence, including the December 6th Montreal Massacre Memorial Service. We are especially grateful to those who...

December 6, 2021 Memorial Service Gallery

The selection of photos below are from the December 6, 2021 Memorial Service for Victims of Violence Against Women held at the Confederation Centre of the Arts (venue sponsor). We appreciate everyone who attended the service, watched the livestream, and participated...

Community Notices, January 20, 2022

Welcome to our Community Events and Notices E-News for Thursday, January 20, 2022 New listings this week: 1) Deadline to Apply is Today - Job Opportunity at Mount Allison University 2) Gender Reveal Party: An Art Exhibition by Rory Starkman and Julie Bull -...

Community Notices, January 13, 2022

Welcome to our Community Events and Notices E-News for Thursday, January 13, 2022 New listings this week: 1) Digital Self-Care and Self-Defense 2) Upcoming Virtual Forum - February 8 & 9, 2022 (2:00-3:30pm Atlantic (1:00-3:30 Eastern) 3) Seeking focus group...

Community Notices, January 6, 2022

Welcome to our Community Events and Notices E-News for Thursday, January 6, 2022 New listings this week: 1) Justice Not Served in Recent Sentencing - Guest Opinion by Cathy Rose 2) Residential Tenancy Act Consultations - Deadline is January 14 3) Interministerial...

Community Notices, December 23, 2021

Welcome to our Community Events and Notices E-News for Thursday, December 23, 2021 New listings this week: 1) Thank You... 2) 2021 Purple Ribbon Campaign and Memorial Service Highlights 3) Justice Not Served in Recent Sentencing 4) IWD 2022 Podcast Series 5) Basic...