Other Initiatives

Draw the Line

'Draw The Line' is an interactive campaign that aims to engage Ontarians in a dialogue about sexual violence. The campaign challenges common myths about sexual violence and equips bystanders with information on how to intervene safely and effectively. This dynamic sexual violence prevention campaign is a joint project of Action ontarienne contre la violence faite aux femmes (AOcVF) and the Ontario Coalition of Rape Crisis Centres (OCRCC)

the Centre for Research and Education on Violence Against Women and Children

The Centre (CREVAWC) is committed to the development and application of knowledge for the prevention of violence against women and children through promoting innovation, collaboration and equality. crevawc facilitates the collaboration of individuals, groups and institutions representing the diversity of the community to pursue research questions and training opportunities to understand and prevent violence and abuse.  They serve local, national and international communities by producing useful information and tools to assist in the daily work to prevent and stop violence towards women and children and vulnerable adults.

It Starts With You, It Stays With Him

It starts with you. It stays with him. is an online-based, social media campaign developed by the White Ribbon Canada and Le Centre ontarien de prévention des agressions to inspire men to promote healthy, equal relationships with the boys in their lives. Helping young people achieve consent, set boundaries, value people of all genders and use respectful communication in all their relationships is something we can all do.

It's Never Okay

In March 2015, Ontario launched It’s Never Okay: An Action Plan to Stop Sexual Violence and Harassment (SVHAP). This three-year, $41-million plan includes concrete actions to help change attitudes, provide more support for survivors and make workplaces and campuses safer and more responsive to complaints of sexual violence and harassment.

Canadian Sexual and Domestic Violence Centres