What is Violence?
Recognizing Signs of Trauma
heal the past. build a future.
This site is intended as a support and resource for survivors of family violence.
Roughly 26% of the Canadian population has experienced psychological violence. That is nearly 10 million people. [Psychological Abuse: A Discussion Paper]
In cases of childhood maltreatment, 93% of cases were unreported. For incidents of spousal violence, 70% were unreported. [Stats Canada]
The estimated societal cost of intimate partner violence for 2009 was 7.4 billion dollars. [Stats Canada]