Join the Conversation on Violence Against Women


Prevalence and severity of violence against women and children has been well documented in Canada.  For over 30 years the Ontario Association of Interval & Transition Houses, our Members and community allies, such as Ontario Coalition of Rape Crisis Centres and more recently, Building A Bigger Wave, have been working to address violence against women, and support survivors in local communities.  We have seen violence permeate our streets, homes, workplaces, communities and institutions with tremendous social and economic impacts.  Here are the Canadian statistics that outline how violence is experienced by women and girls