Family violence

Family violence

A better world for women: government response to the minister's Working Group on Violence Against Women

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English
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Paper
Online
Publisher: 
Government of New Brunswick
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Fredericton, NB

Presents the governmental responses to recommendations made to deal with violence against women in New Brunswick.

ISBN/ISSN: 
VIOL.B48 2001

Family violence against women with disabilities

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English
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Online
Author: 
DisAbled Women's Network Ontario
Publisher: 
DisAbled Women's Network Ontario
Publication Place: 
North Bay, ON

Discusses family violence against women with disabilities. Describes why women with disabilities are particularly vulnerable to family violence and what types of abuse.

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The Family Violence Initiative: year five report

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English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Publisher: 
Health Canada, National Clearinghouse on Family Violence
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Presents an overview of the achievements of the federal investment in family violence prevention for the fiscal period April 1997 to March 2002.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 0662680324

Immigrant women and domestic violence

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English
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Online
Author: 
Community Legal Education Ontario (CLEO)
Publisher: 
Settlement.Org
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Presents information about domestic violence and a woman's immigration status. Also deals with some of the concerns that women may have, including possible deportation of herself and her children or her abuser. Includes contact information for organizations in Ontario.

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Vancouver & Lower Mainland Multicultural Family Support Services Society

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Italian
Spanish
Vietnamese
Chinese
Gujarati
Hindi
Punjabi
Urdu
Slovakian
Tagalog (Filipino)
Japanese
Arabic
Russian
Korean
Amharic
Czech
Farsi/Persian
Polish
Tigrigna
Services Provided: 
Counselling
Support group/peer support

Provides culturally-sensitive services to immigrant and visible minority women, children, and families who are experiencing family violence. Bilingual/bicultural workers provide individual and group counselling women in situations of family violence prior to, during, and after their stay in a transition house; supportive services for interactions with the legal and social systems; and volunteer training to develop organizational and leadership skills. Also provides supportive counselling and referral for women who are victims of sexual assault or adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
604-436-1025
Email Address: 
againstviolence@vlmfss.ca
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
604-436-3267
Street Address: 
5000 Kingsway Plaza Phase III
Addt'l Street Address: 
306-4980 Kingsway,
City: 
Burnaby
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V5H 4K7

Speaking of abuse: violence against Aboriginal women in relationships

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English
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Camille Callison
Carrie Humchitt
Winnifred Assmann
Publisher: 
Legal Services Society
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Explains women's legal rights in British Columbia in terms of her safety from violence, reflecting the most recent changes to the laws that affect women in abusive relationships.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 0772647267
VIOL.S64 2001

Speaking of abuse: violence against women in relationships (Chinese)

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Chinese
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Winnifred Assmann (ed.)
Anne Rose (ed.)
Publisher: 
Legal Services Society
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Explains women's legal rights in British Columbia in terms of her safety from violence, reflecting the most recent changes to the laws that affect women in abusive relationships, in Chinese.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 0772637989

Darbare ye Zan Azari: Khoshoonat bar aleyehe zanan dar rabete ye jensi

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Farsi/Persian
Translated Title: 
Speaking of abuse: violence against women in relationships (Farsi)
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Winnifred Assmann (ed.)
Anne Rose (ed.)
Publisher: 
Legal Services Society
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Explains, in Farsi, women's legal rights in British Columbia in terms of her safety from violence, reflecting the most recent changes to the laws that affect women in abusive relationships.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 0772638330
VIOL.D37 1999

Badsluki di gul: rishtiya vich vaperda aurtan virodi tashdad

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Punjabi
Translated Title: 
Speaking of abuse: violence against women in relationships (Punjabi)
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Winnifred Assmann (ed.)
Anne Rose (ed.)
Publisher: 
Legal Services Society
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Explains women's legal rights in British Columbia in terms of her safety from violence, reflecting the most recent changes to the laws that affect women in abusive relationships, in Pundjabi.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 0772638829

Hablemos de abuso: la violencia en contra de la mujer en su relacion pareja

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Spanish
Translated Title: 
Speaking of abuse: violence against women in relationships (Spanish)
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Winnifred Assmann (ed.)
Anne Rose (ed.)
Publisher: 
Legal Services Society
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Explains women's legal rights in British Columbia in terms of her safety from violence, reflecting the most recent changes to the laws that affect women in abusive relationships, in Spanish.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 0772638500
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