stopping violence
Important updates related to COVID-19

During COVID-19, we are providing services by phone and email (9am-5pm, weekdays). Please email, or call 236-521-7080.


About this program

We offer free, confidential counselling support and multicultural outreach services for women who have experienced, or are at risk of, abuse, threats, or violence in an intimate relationship, sexual assault or childhood abuse.

Staff are trained to work within multicultural communities, with women from diverse cultural backgrounds.  Services are provided in English, Punjabi and Hindi.

Services available

In immediate danger?

  • Call 911
  • Call VictimLink at 1-800-563-0808. (translation available in 130 languages)
  • Call a transition house or safe home near you.
Violence against women in all its forms is a human rights violation. It’s not something that any culture, religion or tradition propagates. Michelle Bachelet

To access services during COVID-19, contact us at 236 521 7080 and ask for the Stopping the Violence Counsellor and/or the Women’s Support Worker. Monday – Friday, 9:00am – 5:00pm.

For women experiencing sexual and gender-based violence:

Victims of crime:

Stopping the Violence services are made available thanks to the support of the Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General.Government-of-BC