Links & Resources
Assaulted Women’s Help Line On-line Counselling
Confidential and anonymous online counselling service available Monday to Friday, 11 a.m. – 8 p.m. awhl.org/online-chat
211 is a free and confidential community and social service directory service that provides non-emergency information and referral to people and is available 24/7. Dial 2-1-1 or click here to access the 211 website.
Social Planning Council Oxford Reports
VAW Sector Reports
Advocacy Centre for Tenants Ontario – Information on tenant rights and legal advice
The website for the Assaulted Women’s Helpline (1-866-863-0511) offers information and resources for victims of physical and sexual assault.
General family law information and safety help
Website of the Ontario Association of Interval and Transition Houses
The clickable map is a fast resource to connect women in Canada with the nearest shelter that can offer safety, hope and support.
Women’s eNews is a nonprofit news service covering issues of particular concern to women and providing women’s perspectives on public policy.
A site that promotes women’s rights and freedoms in Canada and around the world and recognizes and celebrates women’s diversity.
Canadian Human Trafficking Hotline English
Canadian Human Trafficking Hotline French
Canadian Centre to End Human Trafficking
The website of the Canadian Council of Muslim Women
The website of the Women of the Metis Nation
Official website of the White Ribbon Campaign
Neighbours, Friends & Family: Western University Centre for Research & Education on Violence Against Women & Children
A site for French-speaking women who have experienced gender-based violence.
Information to help people understand and exercise their legal rights.
Step-by-step information on everyday legal problems experienced by people in Ontario.
Legal Aid Ontario.
Kids Help Phone website.
Information and services for Francophone women.
She is Indigenous campaign to raise awareness about the strengths and diversity of First Nations, Inuit and Métis women in Canada.
A 24/7 information, support and crisis service for people in London, Middlesex, Oxford and Elgin Counties living with mental health or addiction concerns – as well as their families, caregivers and health care providers.
Online Guide to Women’s Safety Online
Exploring technology in the context of intimate partner violence, sexual assault, and violence against women
Neighbours, Friends & Family video:
When Pandemic Meets Pandemic
A report on the impacts of COVID-19 on gender-based violence services and survivors in Canada