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Agir contre - La violence conjugale

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The police are often the first responders in criminal domestic violence Cet hyperlien s'ouvrira dans une nouvelle fenêtre. situations. Police officers are trained to respond quickly to assist victims and deal with perpetrators using approach techniques that ensure the safety of people, defuse a situation or control a dangerous person. Do not hesitate to call 911 if needed.

Source : Institut national de santé publique du Québec.

How To Deal with Domestic Violence

With the victims:

  • believe them
  • do not place the blame on them
  • break their isolation
  • provide them with information
  • maintain a relationship with them
  • help them to find resources

With the perpetrators:

  • reject their justifications for their behaviour
  • make them aware of their violent behaviour
  • offer them help
  • provide them with information
  • make them take responsibility for their behaviour

Emergency services

Police

Phone : 911

  • Quick assistance to victims of criminal acts committed in a domestic context.
  • Emergency service: arrest of violent person, removal of firearms, safety of victims and children, and referrals to the appropriate resources.
  • 24/7

S.O.S. violence conjugale

Montreal area: 514-873-9010
Toll free : 1 800 363-9010
www.sosviolenceconjugale.ca Cet hyperlien s'ouvrira dans une nouvelle fenêtre.

  • Assistance for victims of domestic violence.
  • Reception, support, guidance and referrals to specialized services through a confidential and anonymous phone service.
  • Service available 24/7, 365 days a year.

Centres jeunesse – DPJ

Québec region : 418 661-6951
Montréal region : 514 593-3979

  • Assistance for children and youth who are victims of violence or exposed to domestic violence.
  • Protection for children and youth who are in danger.

Services for Victims

S.O.S. violence conjugale

Montreal area: 514-873-9010
Toll free : 1 800 363-9010
www.sosviolenceconjugale.ca Cet hyperlien s'ouvrira dans une nouvelle fenêtre.

  • Assistance for victims of domestic violence.
  • Reception, support, guidance and referrals to specialized services through a confidential and anonymous phone service.
  • Service available 24/7, 365 days a year.

Centres de santé et de services sociaux (CSSS)

In all Québec municipalities
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  • Assistance for victims of domestic violence and their children.
  • Emergency care, medical care, referrals, psychosocial help, follow-up care.

Centre de solidarité lesbienne

Montréal region : 514 526-2452
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  • Assistance for lesbian victims of domestic violence.

Crime Victims Assistance Centre (CAVAC)

Toll free : 1 866 LE CAVAC (1 866 532-2822)
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  • Support for victims of criminal acts.
  • Post-traumatic counseling, information on rights and legal recourses, technical assistance, victim accompaniment, referrals to specialized services.

Maison des femmes sourdes de Montréal

Montréal region : 514 255-6376 (TDD)
S.O.S. violence conjugale (24 h/7) :
514 873-9010 (TDD) or 1 800 363-9010 (TDD)
www.mfsm.org Cet hyperlien s'ouvrira dans une nouvelle fenêtre.

  • Assistance, support, and information for deaf women in distress who are victims of domestic violence or sexual assault.
  • Deaf personnel who communicate using the Quebec Sign Language (QSL).

L'R des centres de femmes du Québec

Réseau des centres de femmes du Québec
Montréal region : 514 876-9965
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  • Assistance for women victims of domestic violence or sexual assault.
  • Reception, referrals, support and victim accompaniment.

Services for men who display violent behaviours

À cœur d'homme

Network for men for a society without violence
Québec region : 418 660-7799
www.acoeurdhomme.com Cet hyperlien s'ouvrira dans une nouvelle fenêtre.

  • Assistance for partners and fathers who display violent behaviours.
  • Referrals, help, and follow-up care.

Centres de santé et de services sociaux (CSSS)

In all Québec municipalities
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  • Assistance for individuals exhibiting violent behaviours.
  • Emergency care, medical care, referrals, psychosocial help, follow-up care.

OPTION

Montréal region : 514 527-1657
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  • Services for partners who display violent behaviours.
  • Psychotherapy.

Services for Children Witnesses of Domestic Violence

Tel-jeunes

Montréal region : 514 288-2266
Toll-free : 1 800 263-2266
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  • Telephone hotline service for young people aged 5 to 20 years.
  • Internet services and information on different topics that interest young people, including domestic violence.
  • 24/7