Assault

Assault

Where does the torturer live?

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
Media Type: 
Paper
Author: 
Michelle Andrene Lurch
Edition: 
Vol 12, No.3
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1991
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article discusses domestic violence and the linguistic and cultural barriers barriers for immigrant women that make it difficult to access resources and support. Shares stories and resources. 


 

 

One of a kind

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
Media Type: 
Paper
Author: 
Montréal Assault Prevention Centre
Edition: 
Vol 12, No.2
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1991
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article introduces the Montreal Assault Prevention Centre and describes the centre's prevention philosophy and the development of their program. Discuses violence against women and children and the use of empowerment as assault prevention. 

 


 


 


Montreal Assault Prevention Centre

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français
Services Provided: 
Training
Community education/development

Offers an array of workshops on assault prevention to groups particularly vulnerable to assault - children, adolescents, women of all ages and people with physical and/or intellectual disabilities.

Primary Telephone: 
514-284-1212
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
centre@cpamapc.org
Fax Number: 
514-284-1017
Street Address: 
PO Box 237 Stn Place du Parc
City: 
Montreal
Province: 
Québec
Postal/ZIP Code: 
H2X 4A4

How a counsellor can help an assaulted women

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Online
Publisher: 
Education Wife Assault
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Outlines procedures to follow when counselling women who have been assaulted.

Survivors of Medical Abuse

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Advocacy
Support group/peer support

Supports medical victims in sharing their concerns in a safe, confidential environment. Provides emotional support through the process and participate in advocacy work. Attends members' hearings and offers moral support. Medical victims are defined as anyone who has suffered emotional, physical or sexual abuse from a medical practitioner.

Primary Telephone: 
(905) 836-4900
Fax Number: 
(905) 836-4900
Street Address: 
192 Grant Blight Crescent
City: 
Newmarket
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
L3Y 7W7

Hope Haven Society

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization

Provides a variety of programs listed on this link.

Primary Telephone: 
780-623-3104
Secondary Telephone: 
Crisis Line 780-623-3100
Email Address: 
hhaven@telusplanet.net
Tollfree Phone Number: 
1-866-727-4673
Street Address: 
PO Box 2168
City: 
Lac La Biche
Province: 
Alberta
Postal/ZIP Code: 
T0A 2C0
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