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Korea Women's Hotline

Korea Women's Hotline is an organization for women in South Korea. They provide a variety of services related to violence against women, legal information, activism and economic development. Visit:...

Initiating Support for Female Victims of Trafficking in Toronto: Findings & Recommendations

The following report documents findings and recommendations on how public-sector and voluntary-sector agencies can contribute to and collaborate on support to victims of trafficking in persons. The...

Impacts and Barriers for Women who have Experienced Trafficking

Trafficking is a form of violence.  It involves controlling the victim by use of threat, force, assault, manipulation, fostering of drug and alcohol dependencies, coercion and abuse of power....

I Want to Be Free: Older Women's Right to Live Independently with Dignity

Written by Jenny Horsman, this issue paper is intended as a tool to raise awareness about the abuse of older women. Although much of this data comes from Ontario, it is not intended as a description...

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...

The Impacts of Recent Law Reforms on Abused Women Involved in the Family Court Process in Ontario: An Environmental Scan of Violence Against Women Service Providers

Luke’s Place Support and Resource Centre for Women and Children in collaboration with Action ontarienne contre la violence faite aux femmes and the Barbra Schlifer Commemorative Clinic conducted a...

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/...

Face Values: Women, Body Image and Facial Differences

AboutFace and The Regional Women's Health Centre, Sunnybrook and Women's College Health Sciences Centre Women and girls with facial differences are sisters, daughters, cousins, partners and mothers....

Emotional Abuse of Women by their Intimate Partners: A Literature Review

Prepared by Valerie J. Packota Introduction Emotional abuse is one of the most prevalent forms of abuse of women by their intimate partners and its damage is unquestionably severe, undermining a...

Children's Exposure to Domestic Violence: A Guide to Research and Resources

Information contained within this Guide offers readers a thorough review of the issue of children exposed to domestic violence, describes additional resources for more information,identifies...
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