Because Women Shouldn't Have To Live In Fear
If you are experiencing abuse or know someone who is, we are here for you.
Domestic Violence Training Video
Survivors of domestic violence in Perth County have collaborated with Stop VAW and local film makers to create and produce a training video that addresses domestic violence for all to watch and learn from.
From true stories of survival, the video will explore… what is trauma? what are the red flags and risk factors? how can we listen, believe and support? …all in an effort to eliminate violence against women in Perth County.
reports of domestic and sexual violence to police and women's second stage services
REPORTS OF VIOLENCE
people called the women's shelter crisis/helpline
Women & Children in shelter & second stage housing
Families waiting for second stage housing
CAS Investigations opened with exposure to domestic violence
families using Supervised Access Program due to domestic violence
The 2022 Snapshot provides information on the reality of violence against women in Perth County. View the full 2022 Snapshot.
Who We Are
The Stop VAW Committee of Perth County is a community-based committee that responds to violence against women by developing prevention and awareness strategies for violence against women in Perth County. The committee shares information and conducts outreach activities to educate the public and raise awareness about violence against women.
24 Hr confidential, no service fees
Stratford Police Service
Ontario Provincial Police
Victim Services Bruce Grey Perth
Huron-Perth Crisis Intervention Services
“Each time a woman stands up for herself without knowing it possibly, without claiming it, she stands up for all women.”