24/7 provincial toll-free crisis line 18779770007

  • Manitoba Association of Women's Shelters

MAWS provides information only. If you are in danger call 911. If you or someone you know is being abused, call the confidential 24/7 provincial toll-free crisis line at: 1-877-977-0007

What is Consent? July 6, 2021

All sexual activity without consent is a criminal offence. In Canada, the age of consent is 16 years or older. Consent must be…

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Canada Day 2021 July 1, 2021

This Canada Day should be a day of learning about the truth of Canada’s past and present, and of reflecting on what each…

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What is Coercive Control? May 15, 2021

What is coercive control? “Coercive control often can’t be pinned down to one event in a relationship, but is the accumulation of words,…

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