• Statistical Disclosure

    12% of women who have experienced domestic violence have never talked to anyone.

    Royal Canadian Mounted Police
  • Statistical Disclosure

    80% of spousal victims were females in 2011. Domestic violence affects all cultures and all socioeconomic groups.

    Statistics Canada
  • Statistical Disclosure

    9 of 10 crimes committed against older adults by family members were physical assaults. (1999)

    Health Canada
  • Statistical Disclosure

    Up to a third of all women have survived sexual assault before the age of 21 years.

    National Clearinghouse on Family Violence

Mission and Vision

The Prescott-Russell Coalition to end violence against women is a non-profit, incorporated network of organizations in the Prescott-Russell region. Since 2007, the Coalition has been mandated by the Ministry of Community and Social Services to raise awareness and to educate the public about VAW (violence against women) and to promote a partnership and coordination between community organizations.

  • Mission
  • Vision
  • Mission

    The Prescott-Russell Coalition to end violence against women brings together organizations that work to eliminate conditions perpetuating violence against women and support women and their children who are victims of all types of violence.

  • Vision

    The Coalition helps create a future where:
    • women and children in our community will not fear for their safety or well-being;
    • all members of the community feel responsible for creating safe environments and combine their efforts to put an end to violence against women and their children;
    • quality services will be offered to victims and access to services will be simplified thanks to the partnership between agencies and organizations.