Prevention of Violence against Women Week is April 15-21, 2018.
A safe home is an idea that many of us hold dear, but for many women, children, elders, and families in our community it just isn’t the case. For too many home is not a place of safety, security and sanctuary.
The Peace Begins At Home Campaign in the Comox Valley was started to raise awareness of family violence and the impact this has on families’ right here in the Comox Valley.
* On average, every week, a woman in Canada is killed by her intimate partner.
* Five children in every Canadian school classroom have witnessed their mother’s abuse by either a father or father-figure.
You can help us continue to offer these life-saving services by getting involved.
Safety Changes Everything…
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