Providing Coordinated Services to Mature Minors

This CCWS Information Bulletin provides general guidelines to the anti-violence sector on providing coordinated services to minors. Working with minors will always require a case by case basis analysis to determine if they are capable of making decisions about their … Continue reading

Analysis: Safe Care Act, September 2017

This paper articulates the Ending Violence Association of BC’s analysis of Bill M 240, the Safe Care Act, 2017 that was introduced as a Private Member’s Bill to the 6th session of the BC Legislature in March 2017 by MLA … Continue reading

Safety Issues Protocol

CCWS developed this protocol in collaboration with RCMP E Division to address concerns about police practice that affects women’s safety. The Safety Issues Protocol (SIP) Information Bulletin was originally published in June 2006 and this currently available version was updated … Continue reading

Consultation on Victims’ Bill of Rights

Download file (pdf) The Ending Violence Association of BC (EVA BC) was grateful for the opportunity to participate in the Federal Department of Justice Consultation on the proposed Victims’ Bill of Rights in Vancouver on July 15, 2013. As part … Continue reading

Changes to BC Family Law Act: Q & A

In January 2013, EVA BC/CCWS facilitated four conference calls for anti-violence programs from around the province to answer questions about changes to the BC Family Law Act that came into effect on March 18, 2013. Following are some of the … Continue reading