Public Health Agency of Canada

Site: Online Service

Service: Stop Family Violence

Agency and Service Names
Former Name National Clearinghouse on Family Violence (2015) ; NCFV
Contact Information
Agency Information
Description (Agency) An online resource centre for information on the prevention of violence and abuse within the family.
Legal Status (40) Federal Government
Established 1982
Funding Federal
Service Information
Description (Service) Provides 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
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Canada
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Not applicable
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Ottawa
Accessibility Not Applicable - online service
Taxonomy and Classification
Service Categories Special Libraries ~ Family Violence Issues