2023 Spirit of Barbra Schifer Award Recipients

 Dr. Wendy Cukier and Oyeyinka Oyelowo Announced as the 2023 Spirit of Barbra Schlifer Award Recipients The annual award acknowledges their commitment to protecting and advocatingfor the rights of survivors of gender-based violence.   Toronto, ON — Barbra...

DVDRC Announcement

Deepa Mattoo is among the 16 new members of the 2023 Domestic Violence Death Review Committee   The Office of the Chief Coroner is pleased to announce the new members of the Domestic Violence Death Review Committee (DVDRC). In June 2022, the OCC issued a Call for...

#Women4GunControl

#Women4GunControl Open Letter: #Women4GunControl To: Justin Trudeau, Pierre Poilievre, Yves-François Blanchet, Jagmeet Singh, Elizabeth May  CC: Ron McKinnon, Raquel Dancho, Kristina Michaud, Paul Chiang, Pam Damoff, Iqwinder Gaheer, Peter Julian, Dane Lloyd, Glen...

That’s a wrap

December 16, 2022 – As the year wraps, we wish everyone a safe holiday season and thank you for supporting our work throughout the year. Before we close our doors for a much-needed and well-deserved break, I want to leave you with my final thoughts on the year...

In solidarity with Indigenous families

December 6, 2022 – As we observe the 16 Days of Activism on GBV and the National Day of Remembrance and Action on VAW, the announcement of charges in the murder of four Indigenous women at the hands of an alleged serial killer linked to white supremacist ideology is a...

Gender Inclusion and Equity

Inclusion & Equity Standing in solidarity with the LGBTQIA2S+ community as allies insisting upon a more inclusive and safe future for women and gender-diverse people. Gender Inclusion and Equity The Barbra Schlifer Clinic stands in solidarity with the LGBTQIA2S+...