General information on woman abuse resources

Government of Canada's National Action Plan to Combat Human Trafficking

The Government of Canada's National Action Plan to Combat Human Trafficking proposes strategies that will better support organizations providing assistance to victims and helps to protect foreign...

MOVING GIRLS INTO CONFIDENCE: A Fact Sheet by The Canadian Women's Foundation

Why do you focus on girls when most media reports say boys are falling behind? We strongly believe that all children—boys and girls—deserve to thrive, and we applaud other campaigns that work to...

MOVING WOMEN OUT OF VIOLENCE: A Fact Sheet by The Canadian Women's Foundation

MOVING WOMEN OUT OF VIOLENCE: A Fact Sheet by The Canadian Women's Foundation Since crime rates in Canada are falling, is violence against women still a serious problem? On average, every six days a...

Power and Control Wheel: Abuse in Later Life

Created by the National Clearinghouse on Abuse in Later Life, a project of the Wisconsin Coalition Against Domestic Violence, this Power and Control Wheel sets out abuse tactics that impact older...

Ending Violence Against Women

This fact sheet on international issues of violence against women is produced by the United Nations based on the In-depth study on all forms of violence against women: Report of the Secretary-General.

Femicide List 2011: Women Murdered by Intimate Partner

This annual list of women murdered in Ontario where an intimate partner was charged or committed suicide is compiled by OAITH, the Ontario Association of Interval and Transitional Houses.

What is Abuse? For the Trans community

Abuse has to do with Power and Control. In an unhealthy relationship, one partner begins doing things to try to exert power over their partner. When people hear the word abuse (or violence, or...

Sex Workers Deserve Better!

Sex Work is Real Work! As a trans sex worker, you are entitled to: Respectful clients! Respectful partners/boyfriends/girlfriends! Good pay and tips! A life free from violence, abuse, and harassment...

Safety Planning - For the Trans community

If you, or someone you know, is experiencing abuse, it can help a lot to create a safety plan: a list of strategies to use when you feel that abuse is happening or about to happen. Get a piece of...

Roots of Equality: Tip Sheet for Parents

The Roots of Equality project provides resources for educators as they support students' healthy, equal relationships and raise awareness of violence against women.Parents can be the biggest...