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Intimate Partner Abuse Against Women

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Abuse is Wrong in Any LanguageThis link will take you to another Web site (external site)
by Justice Canada

This booklet is intended for women who are new to Canada and may be experiencing family violence. The booklet contains information about Canadian law, women's rights, and where to go for help. Various types of abuse (physical, sexual, emotional) are described. Safety tips for women who have children are offered. An English and French poster is available as a companion piece (See below). This publication is available in 16 languages on Department of Justice WebsiteThis link will take you to another Web site (external site)2006, 19p

Criminal Harassment: Stalking - It's Not Love
by the RCMP

This pamphlet provides useful information on criminal harassment, more commonly known as stalking. It outlines safety tips for victims, describes the different types of stalkers and lists key facts on stalking.

Additional copies of this pamphlet are available through calling 613-843-6799 at a cost of $18.85 (package of 100). PS64-19-2007

Dating Violence - Say NO! What is Dating Violence
by the RCMP

This pamphlet identifies warning signs of dating violence and how to get help. The pamphlet also outlines suggestions for helping someone who is being abused.

Additional copies of this pamphlet are available through calling 613-843-6799 at a cost of $13.75 (package of 100).  PS64-18-2007



Spousal and Partner Abuse -- It can be stopped.
by the RCMP

This pamphlet presents a general introduction to the issue of spousal and partner abuse in Canada. It provides a brief description of the different forms of abuse; discusses the RCMP’s role and responsibilities; outlines risk factors for perpetrators and victims; and highlights research related to spousal and partner abuse. This pamphlet also offers suggestions on what individuals (victims, perpetrators, witnesses and the community) can do and what resources and services they can access for help.

Additional copies of this pamphlet are available through calling 613-843-6799 at a cost of $18.68 (package of 100).  PS64-20-2007



The Effects of Domestic Violence on Children: Where does it Hurt?
by the RCMP
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This pamphlet provides an introduction to issues related to child abuse and highlights research on child abuse and neglect. It discusses the impact of family violence on children and includes strategies for sensitive intervention, in addition to useful contacts for individuals requiring further information.

Additional copies of this pamphlet are available through calling 613-843-6799 at a cost of $18.68 (package of 100). PS64-21-2007