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Abuse / Neglect - Information / Websites - Salmo Area

BC Society for Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse (BCSMSSA)

A non-profit society established to provide individual and group therapy to male survivors of sexual abuse. Also provides support for relatives and significant others of the survivors.more info

Address / Contact Info
3126 West Broadway
, Vancouver, BC, V6K 2H3
Office: (604) 682-6482
Fax: (604) 684-8883
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BC Society of Transition Houses (BCSTH)

Facilitates and supports the establishment of transition houses and other services to battered women and their children.more info

Address / Contact Info
325 - 119 West Pender Street
, Vancouver, BC, V6B 1S5
Toll-free: 1-800-661-1040
Phone: (604) 669-6943
Fax: (604) 682-6962
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Ending Violence Association of BC (EVA BC)

Provincial Association of service providers addressing family violence, child sexual abuse (recent and historical) and sexual assault.more info

Address / Contact Info
510 - 1155 West Pender Street
, Vancouver, BC, V6E 2P4
Office: (604) 633-2506
Fax: (604) 633-2507
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FREDA Centre for Research on Violence Against Women & Children

Feminist Research, Education,Development and Action (FREDA) Centre fosters and supports collaboration among community workers, practitioners, policy makers and academics who are involved in issues concerning violence against women and children.more info

Address / Contact Info
SFU Harbour Centre
515 West Hastings Street
, Vancouver, BC, V6B 5K3
Office: (778) 782-5248
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Nelson Elder Abuse Prevention Program

Trained volunteers provide information and support re elder abuse and neglect: how to prevent it, and what to do when suspected.more info

Address / Contact Info
Nelson and District Seniors Coordinating Society
719 Vernon Street
, Nelson, BC, V1L 2B9
Phone: (250) 352-6008
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Reporting Child Abuse (24/7): 1-800-663-9122

Available to anyone who is concerned about a situation pertaining to abuse or potential abuse of children.more info

Address / Contact Info
Ministry of Children and Family Development (MCFD)
Report Child Abuse (24/7): 1-800-663-9122
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Seniors First BC

Offers a number of programs and resources re legal rights and advocacy for seniors. more info

Address / Contact Info
502 - 1281 West Georgia Street
, Vancouver, BC, V6E 3J7
Seniors Abuse & Information Line (SAIL: 1-866-437-1940
Office: (604) 336-5653
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Society for Children and Youth of BC

A provincial advocacy organization dedicated to improving the well-being of children and youth in BC.more info

Address / Contact Info
303 - 1720 Grant Street
, Vancouver, BC, V5L 2Y7
Toll-free: 1-877-462-0037
Phone: (778) 657-5544
Fax: (778) 657-5544
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Violence Against Women in Relationships (VAWIR) Coordinating Committees

Local committees made up of various community agencies with the goal of responding to and preventing violence against women more info

Address / Contact Info
Ending Violence Association of BC (EVA BC), Community Coordination for Women's Safety (CCWS)
510 - 1155 West Pender Street
, Vancouver, BC, V6E 2P4
Office: (604) 633-2506
Fax: (604) 633-2507
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