Resources for women leaving abusive situations, looking to access victim services like individual and group counselling, employment program for survivors of domestic abuse and legal resources.
For women needing immediate help, here is a list of crisis resources that are available to you.
YWCA Seeds of Independence
YWCA Violence Prevention Program
YWCA WORKBC LEADS
Legal Education Publications
Outreach for Japanese-Speaking Women
Change a Life
With access to programs, safe housing and other supportive services, women who have experienced abuse are able to regain their independence, confidence and start the next chapter of their lives.
More than half of all women in Canada have experienced at least one incident of physical or sexual violence since the age of 16.
Living in limbo: we can end hardships for Mothers without Legal Status
LEADS employment program supports survivors of violence