Become a Member

Choosing to become a member is a decision you make to support survivors of gender-based violence.
It is about standing up for what you believe in and aligning yourself with an organization with a solid history in defending the right of women and gender diverse folks to live free from violence.

We deeply value your membership* and honour you as an important part of our extended family.

As a member you:

  • Align yourself with the important and powerful work of the Clinic to support women and gender diverse people and their children to build lives free from violence through:
      • Advocacy, education and public policy,
      • Legal support,
      • Interpretation in over 200 languages,
      • Innovative counselling,
      • A community of women and gender diverse people making a real difference.
  • Agree with the Clinic’s mission and vision
  • Will be kept informed through our annual reports and newsletters

You can be a member if you are:

  • A present or former client of the Clinic (automatically entitled to be members)
  • A donor
  • A volunteer who has provided at least 10 hours of service to the Clinic since April 2016
  • A volunteer who has given your time for one of our special events within the past year
  • A corporation (profit or non-profit), unincorporated association or other legal entity; you will be entitled to appoint one representative to act as your member, and that representative can be changed from time to time
  • A Clinic staff person
  • A member of the Clinic’s Board of Directors
  • A lawyer or other legal practitioner
  • A member of the general public whom agrees with the Clinic’s mission and vision


*Membership is valid for one year, renewing annually for $10 at our Annual General Meeting held each October.

Become a Member

Join us on our mission to prevent and eradicate gender-based violence. Become a member today.

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