Includes abuse committed by a wife, husband, boyfriend, girlfriend, same-sex partner, or common-law partner. This sub-topic also includes legal information on safety plans and date rape.
Some indicators of legal issues
What the clients may say:
- "There was a fight in my home and someone called the police."
- "I'm not living at home right now because I don,t feel safe when I'm with my partner."
Legal Services and Information
|Ontario. Ministry of the Attorney General - Superior Court of Justice - Family Law Information Centre||COVID 19: Courts are not operating as usual. Do not go to court unless you have been told to attend. Ontarians can continue to access…|
|Maison d'amitié||COVID-19 (22 Nov 2021): Shelter services and crisis helpline remain in full operation. Francophone shelter for women victims of violence and their children two sites…|
|Ontario Legal Information Centre||COVID-19 (May 7, 2020): Centre will no longer offer its services in person for the time being * legal information services remain available by telephone…|
|Fem'aide - Ligne de soutien pour les femmes touchées par la violence - Fem'aide - Ligne de soutien pour les femmes touchées par la violence||Crisis intervention services free, confidential 24-hour support and crisis line for French-speaking women, victims and survivors of violence of any form emotional and psychological support…|
|University of Ottawa - Community Legal Clinic||Student Legal Aid Services Society clinic staffed by students and supervised by lawyers provides legal services to low-income members of the community conducts legal education…|
|Ottawa. City Operations - Ottawa Police Service - Partner Assault||Community police centres investigates partner assaults and domestic conflict investigates custody and access orders, as well as parental abductions conducts criminal harassment investigations relating to…|
|Canadian Resource Centre for Victims of Crime||Victims support groupServices help to obtain needed services and resources help navigating criminal justice continuum deal with post-trial agencies (Correctional Service Canada and Parole Board…|
|Ottawa Victim Services - Victim Crisis Assistance Ontario||COVID-19 (22 March 2022): In-person services have been suspended or are limited. All other services provided remotely.On-site early intervention and crisis intervention needs assessment safety…|
|Interval House of Ottawa||Temporary emergency home for abused women and their children reasonable, flexible limit on length of stay counselling referrals advocacy telephone crisis line accepts pets on…|
|Distress Centre of Ottawa and Region||Distress line confidential telephone listening and crisis intervention service educational services are available to schools and community groups on a variety of topics including suicide…|