Government of New Brunswick


The Violence Prevention and Community Partnerships Unit implements the government’s plan on violence against women and violence against Aboriginal women, including funding programs and supporting community partners in delivering services. It creates linkages between various government departments and the community to coordinate efforts to respond to domestic violence and liaises directly with community groups working in the area of violence against women. Key focus areas for the unit are:

  • Prevention and promotion
  • Services
  • Networks and partnerships
  • Orientation and training


Domestic Violence - information and support services

Domestic Violence support is available, even during COVID19.

Support Services for Victims of Abuse

Updated! 2020 resources and contact information for Crisis Lines, Shelters, Domestic Violence Outreach Services and other Emergency Information



Women Victims of Abuse Protocols

The most recent version of the Woman Victims of Abuse Protocols was released in May 2014.


Provincial Partnerships in Action

The Provincial Partnerships in Action (PPA) forum brings representatives from Regional Violence Prevention Networks together annually for training to women who have experienced domestic or other forms of violence and their families. 


Respectful Workplace Week

News Release and declaration.

Community Action Fund

Provides grants up to $5,000 to eligible organizations to implement initiatives or projects that focus on the prevention of all types of violence against women. Want to know more about the Community Action Fund?


Domestic, Intimate Partner or Sexual Violence

Domestic, intimate partner or sexual violence affects all genders, orientations, ages, economic statuses, cultures and abilities.


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