Despite improved awareness, more work needed on helping domestic violence victims By Terrence McEachern, CBC News Posted: Jun 13, 2016 10:00 PM AT Last Updated: Jun 13, 2016 10:00 PM AT
The Canadian Domestic Homicide Prevention Initiative with Vulnerable Populations (CDHPIVP) has published their first Domestic Homicide Brief of their series. The Brief highlights and describes domestic violence death review committees.
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Surrey Provincial Court now has a dedicated courtroom, judge and duty counsel to speed up domestic violence-related cases that are going through that court. By Michael Mui, 24 Hours Vancouver
A new provincial law aims to help victims of domestic violence by giving them time off work to get help. BY NICK MARTIN Posted 06/1/2016 5:50PM Winnipeg Free Press
Kim Gillespie knows tragedy can breed in silence. By Maryanne Firth, St. Catharines StandardMonday, May 30, 2016 5:56:02 EDT PM
Domestic violence is an issue wherever it happens, but new research suggests it may be a particular problem in rural areas of New Brunswick, where victims are running into barriers with the legal system.
Rina Arseneault releases her new report on Monday based on focus groups with counsellors and survivors By Vanessa Blanch, CBC News Posted: May 30, 2016 11:58 AM AT Last Updated: May 30, 2016 2:08 PM AT
Manitoba's children's advocate is calling on the provincial government to recognize — in law — that domestic violence is a child protection concern.