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Woman Abuse as a Health Issue

Wendy Ross, Chair of the Abuse against Women Committee at Peel Memorial Hospital, takes a personal approach to encourage community members to seek out new learnings to help woman who are abused. I...

Friends and Family: How To Help An Assaulted Woman

Know the facts about woman abuse. Assure her that you believe her story. Listen and let her talk about her feelings. Do not judge or give advice.  Talk to her about her options. Physical...

For Teens to Think About

You may be at risk of dating violence if your partner... Is violent. He has a history of fighting, losing his temper quickly, or brags about mistreating others. Gets too serious about the...

For Men to Think About

You may be becoming or already are an abusive man if you... Get jealous of anyone who gets close to your wife or girlfriend Criticize what your wife or girlfriend wears or does Sulk silently when...

Futures without Violence

The Futures Without Violence Center in San Francisco, USA, is a global center for action and thought leadership, where individuals and allied organizations from around the world will gather to...

Family Violence Prevention & Health Practice: An E-Journal of the Family Violence Prevention

Provided by the Family Violence Prevention & Services Program, Family & Youth Services Bureau, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The goals of this multidisciplinary on-line...

Family Violence in Canada: Statistical Profiles

Statistics Canada provides these reports on family violence in Canada. The information includes data on women killed by their partners. Chronological index (from 1998)http://www.statcan.gc.ca/bsolc/...

FaithTrust Institute: Working Together to End Sexual and Domestic Violence

FaithTrust Institute is a national, multifaith, multicultural training and education organization with global reach working to end sexual and domestic violence. FaithTrust offers a wide range of...

Fact Sheet: Stalking and Family Law

by Pamela Cross, LLB What is stalking? Many abusive men find new ways to continue the abuse and intimidate their partner after the end of the relationship.  One of the most common strategies is...

Fact Sheet: Spousal Support

by Pamela Cross, LLB At the end of a marriage or common-law relationship, one of the partners is often in a worse financial situation than the other.  Spousal support is intended to offset this...
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