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Abuse / Neglect

Battered Women’s Support Services

We contribute to the freedom and liberation of girls and women from violence and to empower our community through training and education programs.more info

Address / Contact Info
1424 Commercial Dr.
, Vancouver, BC, V5L 3X9
CRISIS + INTAKE LINE: (604) 687-1867
Toll Free: 1-855-687-1868
Business Phone: (604) 687-1868
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BC Society of Transition Houses

The BC Society of Transition Houses is a member-based, provincial umbrella organization that, through leadership, support and collaboration, enhances the continuum of services and strategies to respond to, prevent and end violence against women, children and youth.more info

Address / Contact Info
Suite 325, 119 W. Pender St.
, Vancouver , BC, V6B 1S5
Phone: (604) 669-6943
Toll-free: 1-800-661-1040
Fax: (604) 682-6962
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Bridges to New Life Society

Prison & Community Support of victims, offenders and their families.more info

Address / Contact Info
15654 Oyama Rd
, Lake Country, BC, V4V 2E1
Phone: (250) 548-9242
Toll-free: 1-866-548-9242
Fax: (250) 548-9271
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Community Based Victim Services

• Provides practical and emotional support that assists victims of family/sexual violence including men, women and children (with or without police involvement).
• Criminal Court orientation and accompaniment.
• Safety planning and critical incident response.
• Education and public awareness.
• Family Court information.

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Shuswap Area Family Emergency Society
Phone: (250) 832-0005
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Ending Violence Association

The Ending Violence Association of British Columbia (EVA BC) works to coordinate and support the work of victim-serving and other anti-violence programs in British Columbia through the provision of issue-based consultation and analysis, resource development, training, research and education. Our work is guided by respect for difference, human dignity and equality.more info

Address / Contact Info
1404 – 510 West Hastings Street
, Vancouver, BC, V6B 1M1
Phone: (604) 633-2506
Toll-free: 1-877-633-2505
Fax: (604) 633-2507
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Family Violence Prevention Unit

The National Clearinghouse on Family Violence (NCFV) is a national resource centre for all Canadians seeking information about violence within the family and looking for new resources being used to address it.more info

Address / Contact Info
National Clearinghouse on Family Violence
7th Floor, Address Locator #1907D1 Tunney's Pasture
, Ottawa, ON, K1A 1B4
Toll-free: 1-800-267-1291
TTY: 1-800-561-5643
FaxLink: 1-888-267-1233
Fax: (613) 941-8930
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North Okanagan RCMP Victim Assistance Program

North Okanagan RCMP Victim Assistance Program offers emotional and practical support to help victims, their families and witnesses deal with the impact of a crime or tragedy.more info

Address / Contact Info
3402 - 30th Street
, Vernon, BC, V1T 5E5
Vernon: (250) 260-7171
Armstrong: (250) 546-3028
Lumby: (250) 547-2151
Enderby: (250) 838-6818
Fax: (250) 260-7191
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Outreach Services

Our Outreach Program is a free, safe and confidential service for women 18 years and older, who have experienced abuse in relationships.more info

Address / Contact Info
SAFE Society
Phone: (250) 832-4474
SAFE Society: (250) 832-9616
Fax: (250) 832-9516
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Transition House

24 hour access to food, shelter and clothing for women with or without children who are fleeing an abusive situation. This abuse can be a partner, landlord, family member or stranger. No referral restrictions. Clients can be self-referred, agency referred, family referred, etc… Each case is assessed for suitability by trained staff.
• Non-judgemental support and referral in a confidential setting for resident and non -resident clients.
• 24 hour crisis line.
• Transportation can be arranged to Transition House if necessary.
• Facilities are wheelchair accessible and has a separate space for seniors.
• Communal living situation with shared kitchen and common areas.
• Access to free clothing, household items, toys, blankets, baby items etc…for resident and non-resident clients.
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Address / Contact Info
Shuswap Area Family Emergency Society (SAFE)
PO Box 1463
, Salmon Arm, BC, V1E 4P6
Phone: (250) 832-9616
Fax: (250) 832-9516
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Vernon Women's Transition House Society

Operates a 24-hour emergency service providing women experiencing abusive relationships with support, information, and referrals to legal and social agencies.more info

Address / Contact Info
Box 625
, Vernon, BC, V1T 6M6
Confidential Intake: (250) 558-0171
Phone: (250) 542-1122
Fax: (250) 549-3347
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