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
Agency Information
Agency DescriptionA resource centre for information on the prevention of violence and abuse within the family.
Legal Status(40) Federal Government
Service Information
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
Site Information
Located In CommunityOttawa
Address & Map
785 Carling Ave, 5th Flr
Ottawa, ON K1S 2E7
IntersectionCarling Ave and Preston St
AccessibilityNot Applicable
Taxonomy and Classification
Service CategoriesSpecial Libraries ~ Family Violence Issues