• Domestic violence
    affects all cultures.

    80% of victims of spousal violence were female in 2011.

    See our resources
  • We believe that everyone
    has the right to a life
    free from violence.

    Everyone has the right to services to assist in their recovery.

    See our resources


The Prescott-Russell Coalition to End Violence Towards Women is a non-incorporated, non-profit organization made up of a network of organizations in the Prescott-Russell area.  The Coalition has been mandated by the Ministry of Community and Social Services since 2007 to raise awareness and educate the public about VAW and to promote collaboration and coordination among organizations in the community.

If you or a person you know need help, there are many resources available in Prescott-Russell. Click here to consult the list of available resources. 
All community members have a role to play in preventing violence against women.

Neighbours, Friends and Families Awareness Campaign is being rolled out across the province. It helps people close to abused women, to identify signs of abuse early and see what they can do to help.

Please visit Neighbours, Friends and Families’ website to download informative pamphlets such as: How to Identify and Help Women at Risk of Abuse, Safety Planning for Abused Women and How to Talk to Abusive Men.