You are not alone!
Thank you for coming to this page here you will find resources and information regarding family violence in the NWT.
Family Violence Awareness Week Events
The Canadian Network of Women's Shelters and Transition Houses is proud to launch www.sheltersafe.ca a new online resource which will provide women and their children with a one stop connection to help in their community.
Click here to go to www.sheltersafe.ca
Spousal Violence in the NWT
A Resource for Women
The YWCA has released a new book that contains information about the options women have to move out of famiy violence. The book contains chapters on child protection, family law, criminal justice, housing and income support issues as well as a complete listing of supports. Each chapter has been reviews by the relevant service providers to ensure inforamtion is accurate and timely. This book does not provide legal advice. If you need legal advice you must talk with a lawyer. This book helps look at legal options avalible to women expereincing violence.
NWT Family Violence Report Card
Click here to see the first NWT Family Violence Report Card by the Coalition Against Family Violence.
Violence is not part
of our culture and should
have no place in our lives!
If you would like to get involved with the Coalition or know more about our efforts to prevent family violence all you have to do is call us toll free at
1-888-234-4485 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Coalition Against Family Violence NWT
c/o Status of Women Council of the NWT
Yellowknife NT X1A 2L9