Learn More About Family Violence

Family violence can show up in many ways. In this video, Amira Abed talks about the different forms of abuse and the various ways abuse can manifest itself.

Family violence affects everyone, including employers and coworkers. In this video, Ayodeji Adetimehin talks about violence as a social and workplace issue. Let's work collectively to take action on family violence!

Family violence varies for every person and relationship. In this video, Bela Gupta, talks about the common warning signs of abuse and how we can be part of the person's natural supports.

Humaira Falak demontrates resilience as she shares her journey in overcoming the obstacles after experiencing violence.

Find Support in Alberta

If you are in immediate DANGER or fear for your safety, please CALL 911.


Crisis Lines (24/7)


Women's Emergency Shelters in Calgary

  • The Brenda Strafford Centre: 403-270-7240
  • Calgary Women’s Emergency Shelter: 403-234-7233
  • Discovery House: 403-670-0467
  • Kerby Rotary Shelter (for 55 years and older): 403-705-3250
  • Sheriff King Home: 403-266-0707
  • Sonshine Centre: 403-243-2002



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