How can we help you?

The PEACE program has been developed to:

Address the needs of children and youth aged 3 to 18 years who have been exposed to violence and abuse in their family homes, after they are out of the abusive situation

Help parents understand how violence and abuse affects their children

Raise community awareness through violence prevention education

Let children/youth know they’re not alone or at fault

Provide a safe place to talk about feelings

Teach problem-solving and coping skills

Help end cycles of violent or aggressive behaviour

Teach personal safety

Teach healthy ways to express feelings such as anger, hurt or sadness

Identify causes and effects of violence and abuse

Look at common myths about violence and abuse

Contact PEACE Program

Individual and group counselling is also available for caregivers

(250) 538.5569
email: peace@iwav.org