Canada's family violence initiative: partnerships

Elaine Scott
1994 Cadernos de Saúde Pública  
Under Canada's four-year, $136 million Family Violence Initiative, the federal government is calling upon all Canadians to work in partnerships towards the elimination of family violence - child abuse, violence against women, and elder (senior) abuse. Family violence is a complex problem and requires the efforts of all Canadians to resolve it. One of the key themes of the Initiative - a multidisciplinary approach to the problem of family violence - is reflected in the selection and development
more » ... on and development of projects. Activities funded by the seven federal departments and agencies involved in the Initiative emphasize partnerships with the professional, voluntary, corporate, non-government and government sectors.
doi:10.1590/s0102-311x1994000500017 fatcat:xmn6rja6tvdchkbcykgurldwta