Welcome to Neighbours Friends and Families

Neighbours, Friends and Families is a public education campaign to raise awareness of the signs of woman abuse so that those close to an at-risk woman
or an abusive man can help. It engages the power of everyday relationships to
help keep women and their children safe.

Webinars

Presented by: Dr. Frank Stechey
Date & Time: November 10, 2020 | 1:00 PM EST
To Register: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_M3Ulka8AR-KngZCF2n2dvw
How Dentists Help Protect Smiles & Possibly Save Lives By Knowing Signs of Abuse & Working with Multi-Disciplinary Partners

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Research Briefs

Neighbours, Friends and Family research briefs aim to educate and inform others about gender-based violence and abuse against women. The reports will be easily available online and written in clear language that ensures they are accessible to the general public. Our aim is to both educate and inspire action so that readers understand we all have a role to play in ending violence against women. View briefs here.

Neighbours, Friends & Families Blog

Back to Basics to End Violence Against Women and Girls

man and woman talking Violence against women is all around us. It’s engrained in our cultures, often passed down generationally, it’s in the media we consume, in locker room talks and certain jokes, in the way society treats women, in our workplaces, and in some of our homes. The sobering fact that one in three girls or women have been affected by abuse means that it is very likely every one of us knows someone who has been abused.

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