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Public Health Agency of Canada

Service: National Clearinghouse on Family Violence

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Record #: BTN3728 Last Full Update: 20 Mar 2014
Agency and Service Names
Alternate NameNCFV
Contact Information
Fax613-941-7551
Organization Emailncfv-cnivf@phac-aspc.gc.ca
Websitewww.phac-aspc.gc.ca/ncfv-cnivf/index-eng.php
Agency Information
Agency DescriptionA resource centre for information on the prevention of violence and abuse within the family.
Service Level(40) Federal Government
Established1982
FundingFederal
Service Information
Service Description* facilitates knowledge exchange between those working on the prevention, protection and treatment aspects of violence 
* also helps increase public awareness, encouraging Canadian communities to become more involved in reducing family violence 
 
 
* Public Health Agency of Canada operates the NCFV on behalf of the Government of Canada's Family Violence Initiative (FVI) and its 15 partner departments
Areas ServedCanada ; National and international
LanguagesEnglish ; French
FeesNone
Site Information
Located In CommunityOttawa
Address & Map
785 Carling Ave, 5th Flr
Ottawa, ON K1S 2E7
Nearest Main IntersectionCarling Ave and Preston St
Wheelchair AccessibilityNot Applicable
Taxonomy and Classification
Service CategoriesAgency Based Libraries/Resource Centres ~ Family Violence Issues
Other Details
Resources AvailableLinks to free electronic resources such as handbooks, tool kits, research reports, discussion papers, videos and fact sheets