The Alliance of Canadian Research Centres on Violence:

The Alliance of Canadian Research Centres on Violence

The FREDA Centre for Research on Violence against Women and Children

RESOLVE: Research and Education for Solutions to Violence and Abuse – Alberta

RESOLVE: Research and Education for Solutions to Violence and Abuse – Saskatchewan

RESOLVE: Research and Education for Solutions to Violence and Abuse – Manitoba

The Centre for Research & Education on Violence against Women and Children

Le centre de recherche interdisciplinaire sur la violence familiale et la violence faite aux femmes (CRI–VIFF)

Muriel McQueen Fergusson Centre for Family Violence Research


Other Links:

Aboriginal Women’s Action Network (AWAN)

Affiliation of Multicultural Societies and Service Agencies of British Columbia (AMSSA)

Amnesty International Canada

Atira Women’s Resource Society

Battered Women’s Support Services (BWSS)

BC Centre of Excellence for Women’s Health (BCCEWH)

BC Centre for Elder Advocacy & Support

BC Ministry of Health – Healthy Women and Children

BC Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General – Services for Victims of Crime in BC

BC Non-Profit Housing Association (BCNPHA)

BC Society of Transition Houses (BCSTH)

BC Women’s Health Foundation

BC Women’s Hospital and Health Centre

Campaign 2000 – End Child and Family Poverty in Canada

Canadian Association of Sexual Assault Centres (CASAC)

Disability Alliance BC (DABC)

Canadian Centre for Gender & Sexual Diversity

Canadian Observatory on the Justice System’s Response to Intimate Partner Violence

Canadian Research Institute for the Advancement of Women

Gendered Violence Research Network – University of New South Wales (Australia)

Centre for the Study of Social and Legal Responses to Violence (CSSLRV)

Child and Woman Abuse Studies Unit (CWASU) – London Metropolitan University, UK

Clicklaw – Online BC legal information service

Department for Women And Gender Equality (formerly Status of Women Canada)

Egale Canada Human Rights Trust

Ending Violence Association of British Columbia (EVA BC)

Ending Violence Association of Canada (EVA CAN)

Forced Migration Research Centre – University of New South Wales (Australia)

Joint versus Sole Custody – Dubunking the Claims

Justice for Girls

Justice Institute of British Columbia (JIBC)

Laws – Department of Justice Canada

Legal Services Society (LSS) – BC

London Family Court Clinic

Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC)

Missing Kids

Missing Women Commission of Inquiry

Multilingual Orientation Service Association for Immigrant Communities (MOSAIC)

National Association of Women and the Law (NAWL)

National Crime Prevention Strategy

Network to Eliminate Violence in Relationships (NEVR)

National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (MMIWG)

Ontario Women’s Justice Network (METRAC)

Oxfam Canada – Women’s Rights

Poverty and Human Rights Centre

Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) – Stop Family Violence & Family Violence Initiative (FVI)

Rosenet – Canadian Women’s Health Network

Single Mothers’ Alliance BC

Single Mothers Support Network

Springtide Resources (formerly: Education Wife Assault)

Stepping Stone Community Services Society

The Fourth R – Strategies for Healthy Youth Relationships

Trans Care BC

UN Women

US Department of Justice’s Office on Violence Against Women

Vancouver and Lower Mainland Multicultural Family Support Services Society

Vancouver Rape Relief and Women’s Shelter

Vancouver Status of Women

Vera Institute of Justice

WAVAW Rape Crisis Centre

West Coast LEAF

Women in Canadian History

Women’s Shelters Canada

Women’s World Organization for Rights, Literature, and Development

Yukon Status of Women Council


Sources of Statistics:

Family Violence in Canada: A Statistical Profile, 2016 (2018)
Archives (1998-2010)

Criminal Victimization in Canada, 2014 (2015)

Shelters for Abused Women in Canada, 2014 (2015)

Police-reported Sexual Assaults in Canada, 2009-2014: A Statistical Profile (2017)

The Source for Women’s Health – Data Directory


Free Online Training:

Human Trafficking: Canada is Not Immune (2nd edition, 2014)
Online Training Program from the BC Office to Combat Trafficking in Persons

Gender-Based Violence: We All Can Help – Improving the Health Sector’s Response
Developed through a collaboration between BC Women’s Hospital + Health Centre, the Ending Violence Association of BC, and the BC Ministry of Health, with creative and technical support from Latitude Agency.

Victim Services Service Provider Training
Training resources from BC’s Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General for service providers working with victims of crime and women and children impacted by violence.















































































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