Women Being Arrested Backgrounder

This Community Coordination for Women’s Safety (CCWS) Backgrounder, “Women Being Arrested”, was originally released in September 2007 under the title “Dual Arrest in Cases of Relationship Violence”. In recent years, CCWS and EVA BC have received numerous reports from communities … Continue reading

Info Bulletin: Cuts to Legal Aid

On July 22, 2009, the Legal Services Society (LSS) announced additional funding cuts to Legal Aid that effectively discontinue extended services for clients receiving referrals. This means that a woman who is leaving an abusive relationship and has exhausted the … Continue reading