Search Organizations (English): Intimate partner violence

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Rainbow Hope  
http://www.rainbowhope.org/
Forms an online support group for lesbian survivors of abuse and their partners. Free registration required to participate. (See Details)
Raising Voices  
http://www.raisingvoices.org/
Forms a project of the Tides Center working to create and promote community-based approaches to preventing violence against women and children. (See Details)
Paspew House, Mikisew Cree First Nation
Provides a safe place for women escaping domestic violence. Offers public educational programs on relationship prevention in family violence. Offers 24 hour crisis line for the community.
BC Women's Hospital and Health Centre, Woman Abuse Response Program
Promotes and supports the health care and safety needs of women experiencing abuse through program development, staff training and education, and research and resource materials related to health care practices involving the abuse of women.
Jewish Women International of Canada Montreal Office  
http://www.jwicanada.com/
Works to create safe and secure environments for women and children. Offers various programs for Jewish women in violent relationships. (See Details)
Brooks and District Women's Safe Shelter Society
Offers 24 hour shelter accommodation for women and children leaving an abusive situation. Offers crisis intervention counselling, telephone crisis line, support group, information and referral services and community education.
Centre for Research and Education on Violence against Women and Children  
http://www.crvawc.ca/index.htm

The Centre promotes the development of community- centred, action research on violence against women and children. The Centre's role is to facilitate the cooperation of individuals, groups and institutions representing the diversity of the community to pursue research questions and training opportunities to understand and prevent abuse. It serves local, national and international communities by producing useful information and tools to assist in the daily work against violence toward women and children.

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Atira Women’s Resource Society  
http://www.atira.bc.ca/index.htm

Vancouver organization committed to the work of ending violence against women through providing direct service, as well as working to increase awareness of and education around the scope and impact on our communities of men's violence against women and children.

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New York City Alliance against Sexual Assault  
http://www.svfreenyc.org/

Builds the capacity of communities, organizations, and institutions to advance the right to live free from sexual violence and reduce the harm it causes individuals, families, and society. Informs the community about available resources for services, education and training, documents the problem of sexual assault/abuse in the city, analyzes city system policy and its effect on survivors, improves systems through advocacy, educates the public, disseminates information, serves as a clearinghouse, represents the needs of NYC sexual assault/abuse survivors, links with other organizations to advance their agenda, initiates and supports research on relevant issues.

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White Ribbon Campaign  
http://whiteribbon.ca/

Organization of men working to end violence against women (VAW). Campaigns are led by both men and women, even though the focus is on educating men and boys. In some countries it is a general public education effort focused on ending violence against women.

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