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- Domestic Violence is a Crime
- Domestic Violence Links and Contact Information for Other Community Agencies
- Safety Concerns Brochure
Niagara Women Abuse Screening Project- Asking Woman about Abuse, Addictions and Mental Health: A Guide for Professionals to Respond to Dis-closures
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|National Clearinghouse on Family Violence|
|Ministry of Community & Social Services|
|Niagara Regional Police Domestic Violence Resources|
The DVU also investigates all incidents of physical abuse of our seniors, commonly referred to as Elder Abuse. This may consist of abuse or neglect of a senior who is residing in a care facility or their own residence and may be perpetrated by a family member, caregiver or other person.
Members of the DVU are highly trained in the area of Domestic Violence Investigations, Interviewing, Major Case Management, ODARA – Ontario Domestic Violence Assault Risk Assessment, and Search Warrants. For further information on the DVU you can contact the Supervisor at (905) 688-4111 Ext. 5611.
|Victim Services Niagara||
Ask about additional supports such as:
S/P – Safety Planning – personal safety plan is developed by client and staff/volunteer
Application process for S/L and MTERS to meet specific criteria outlined by Victim Services Niagara
|Victim Witness Assistance Program (VWAP) –||
St. Catharines – 905 685-2671
Welland – 905 735-4326
|Senior Safety Line||
|Other language supports (not available 24/7)
905-682-1900 Ext 218
|Canadian Women's Foundation|