Catherine Talbott

Catherine Talbott, Provincial Office of Domestic Violence, Ministry of Children and Family Development

Catherine is the Executive Director of the Provincial Office of Domestic Violence, Ministry of Children and Family Development.   Catherine has worked for the past twenty years in the not for profit sector, with the BC Government and on reserve with First Nations communities.  Catherine was the founder and Executive Director of NOW Canada, BC’s only full continuum of care for sexually exploited female youth.  Catherine has developed and operationalized homeless and housing programs, shelters, support services, board training and education with dozens of not for profit organizations delivering services across the province.  Catherine’s educational background is in child and youth care, social work and leadership studies.      

Partnering Organization: Provincial Office of Domestic Violence, Ministry of Children and Family Development http://www.mcf.gov.bc.ca/podv/