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May 9, 2019

WSC Welcomes Standing Committee Report on VAW Shelters

Women’s Shelters Canada (WSC) welcomes the release of the Standing Committee on the Status of Women’s report, “Surviving Abuse and Building Resilience – A Study of Canada’s Systems of Shelters and Transition Houses Serving Women and Children Affected by Violence.” It was released last week on May 1, the same day WSC launched its report, “More Than A Bed: A National Profile of VAW Shelters and Transition Houses.” WSC staff attended all of the public meetings for this federal study on the “system of shelters and transition houses serving women and children affected by violence against women and intimate partner violence.” Both this report and WSC’s More Than a Bed...
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