General information on woman abuse resources

Beyond the Fence: Cattle in Transit (PDF)

A recent study* has revealed that more and more young girls view harassment as 'normal' and part of everyday life.  'Beyond The Fence' is Springtide Resources’ newest visual campaign to raise...

OAITH Femicide List 2013

The Ontario Association of Interval and Transition Houses (OAITH) published the 2013 Femicide List - a list of murdered women in Ontario in the past year. For more information, please contact: Susan...

Violence Against Women: Health and Justice for Canadian Muslim Women

The Canadian Council of Muslim Women (CCMW) is a national non-profit organization whose overarching mission is to ensure the equality, equity and empowerment of Muslim women. Founded in 1982, the...

The Gap in the Gender Gap: Violence Against Women in Canada

This study finds that progress on ending violence against women in Canada is stalled by the absence of a coherent national policy and consistent information about the levels of that violence. The...

Measuring violence against women: Statistical trends (Stats Canada)

Foreword: For the past three decades, Federal-Provincial-Territorial (FPT) Ministers responsible for the Status of Women have shared a common vision to end violence against women in all its forms....

An Estimation of the Economic Impact of Spousal Violence in Canada 2009 (Department of Justice)

Executive Summary This report provides an estimate of the economic impact of spousal violence that occurred in Canada in 2009. Spousal violence is a widespread and unfortunate social reality that...

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Measuring Violence Against Women, Statistical Trends 2006

A report by the Canadian government on violence against women with extensive statistics, trends and data on the forms and patterns of woman abuse.