Monday December 6, 2010

BC Gov't News

Domestic Violence Plan Complete

Ministry of Public Safety reviews Family Relations Act

Submitted by Gov't of BC

 

he Province has completed and implemented its Domestic Violence Action Plan providing greater integration, co-ordination, collaboration and training among service providers to better meet the needs of families, women and children in B.C.

 

The action plan is government’s response to recommendations from the Lee/Park coroner’s inquest and the Representative for Children and Youth’s report on the death of Christian Lee.

Through its work on the action plan the Province has:

To view the action plan, go to:

http://www.pssg.gov.bc.ca/victimservices/publications/docs/domestic-violence-actionplan-update.pdf

 

To view the updated VAWIR policy, go to:

http://www.pssg.gov.bc.ca/victimservices/publications/docs/vawir.pdf

For more information on preventing violence against women and where to get help, visit the new provincial website: http://www.domesticviolencebc.ca

 

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