Information on violence and abuse prevention programs
The Government of Canada has a number of programs, events and campaigns dedicated to ending violence against women and girls. Follow the links below for more information on:
- Preventing violence against Indigenous women and girls
- Action Plan to address family violence and violent crimes against Aboriginal women and girls
- Funding for violence and abuse prevention programs
- First Nations and Inuit Component of Victims of Family Violence Investments
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