stronger than fear,
inside are unsafe
is not a home.
A GREAT RELATIONSHIP
IS ABOUT TWO THINGS:
With Collaboration Change Is Possible.
INFO LINE 310-1818
Family Violence Prevention Is Everyone’s Responsibility. With Collaboration Change Is Possible.
The FVI is a stakeholders group in Whitecourt, Alberta. It began in 2004 with the mandate that it is necessary to reduce the incidence of family violence through awareness, support, referral and intervention. There are many agencies involved in the FVI including Wellspring Family Resource and Crisis Centre, Alberta Health Services – Addiction and Mental Health, Northern Gateway School Division, North Central Alberta Child and Family Services, McMan Youth, Family and Community Services Association, Town of Whitecourt, RCMP, Victim Services, Boys and Girls Club, Alberta Works. Partners meet monthly to collaborate on events and discuss current trends/community issues.
The FVL works in partnership with the RCMP and Crown Prosecutors to provide support to domestic violence calls/files that are channelled through the RCMP. Their role is to provide a coordinated community response to Family Violence in Whitecourt. The FVL assists victims through the court system, while providing appropriate referrals to resources and supports. p>
Thank You to Our Community Supporters
“The enemy doesn’t stand a chance when the victim decides to survive.”
IF YOU ARE IN DANGER, CALL 911.
Whitecourt RCMP Complaint Line 780-778-5454
Victim Services 780-779-5924
Family Violence Info Line 310-1818
Mental Health Help Line 1-877-303-2642
Wellspring Family Resource & Crisis Centre 780-778-6209 / 1-800-467-4049