Public Health Agency of Canada

Site: Online Resource

Service: Stop Family Violence

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Record #: BTN3728 Last Full Update: 26 May 2015
Agency and Service Names
Former NameNational Clearinghouse on Family Violence (2015) ; NCFV
Contact Information
E-Mailncfv-cnivf@phac-aspc.gc.ca
Websitewww.phac-aspc.gc.ca/ncfv-cnivf/index-eng.php
Agency Information
Agency DescriptionAn online resource centre for information on the prevention of violence and abuse within the family.
Legal Status(40) Federal Government
Established1982
FundingFederal
Service Information
Service/Program DescriptionProvides a one-stop source of information for those affected by family violence, know someone who is, or simply want to learn more about family violence.  
* this site contains information that can help individuals be safe or be part of the solution 
* provides links to supports and services 
* professionals can find resources and information to help them effectively prevent or respond to family violence 
* can also find information about federal funding opportunities related to family violence  
* presented by Canada's Family Violence Initiative, which brings together 15 federal government departments and agencies to prevent and respond to family violence 
 
HoursMon-Sun 24 hours
Areas ServedCanada
EligibilityNo restrictions
ApplicationNot applicable
LanguagesEnglish ; French
FeesNone
Site Information
Located In CommunityOttawa
AccessibilityNot Applicable - online resource
Taxonomy and Classification
Service CategoriesSpecial Libraries ~ Family Violence Issues
Other Details
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