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Fact Sheet: Duty To Report

by Pamela Cross, LLB All professionals working with children have a duty to report suspicions of child abuse.  The Child and Family Services Act sets out the legal duty to report obligation: it...

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...

Bridging Aging and Women Abuse - A Toolkit

This toolkit was developed to highlight what is unique to older women abuse, best practices to support older women, and to provide tools for service providers working with older women (including a...

An Integrated Anti-Oppression Framework for Reviewing and Developing Policy: A Toolkit for Community Service Organizations

This toolkit is designed to help community service organizations become better able to reflect the values, beliefs and life experiences of everyone in their community. In this way, they will become...

A Judicial Checklist and Technical Brief for Children and Youth Exposed to Violence

Conceived and funded by the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) as part of its Safe Start Initiative, this...