Factsheets

Find fact sheets and documents addressing violence against women, violence against Aboriginal women, children and domestic violence, immigration, and sheltering. Information is provided from both national and international organizations.

Aboriginal Women

Violence in the lives of Aboriginal girls and young women CRI-VIFF, 2011


Children and Domestic Violence

Children Exposed to Domestic Violence  Centre for Research & Education on Violence Against Women & Children, 2012
Children Exposed to Domestic Violence  PATHS, 2011


General

Violence Against Women in Canada Canadian Research Institute for the Advancement of Women, 2013
Et si c’était plus que de la chicane?
 [available in French only]  Regroupement des maisons pour femmes victimes de violence conjugale, 2012
Intimate Partner Violence World Health Organization, 2012
Moving Women Out of Violence Canadian Women’s Foundation, 2012
How widespread is the problem of violence against women? Canadian Network of Women’s Shelters and Transition Houses, 2012
Violence Against Women UNiTE to End Violence Against Women, 2011
Violence Against Women Resources Canadian Network of Women’s Shelters and Transition Houses, 2012
Intimate partner violence during pregnancy World Health Organization, 2011


Immigration

Conditional Permanent Residence for Sponspored Spouses: What frontline workers should know Canadian Council for Refugees, 2013 
Conditional Permanent Residence: Towards vulnerability and violence Canadian Council for Refugees, 2012


Sheltering

Sheltering Abused Women in Canada Canadian Network of Women’s Shelters and Transition Houses, 2012


Older Women

The Abuse of Older Adults Provincial Association of Transition Houses and Services of Saskatchewan