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

Courses Overview

MAWS has been working with specialists, experts, educators and gender-based violence prevention support organizations to build courses for staff training, as well as community and individual learning. Check out the courses here:

The Willow Place-MAWS Stop Family Violence Course: If you’re looking for free, foundational material on GBV Prevention, take our new, online Stop Family Violence course. It takes 2-3 hours to complete and comes with a course completion certificate. The course fee is $40, but the Government of Manitoba has funded free access codes for Manitoba residents! However, these are limited in number, and we ask interested participants to contact us at for more details. To check out the course: https://bit.ly/3nwY9kT