At least one woman is killed by her partner each week in Canada.
Up to 360,000 children are exposed to domestic violence each year in Canada.
Half of Canadian women (51%) have experienced at least one incident of physical or sexual violence since the age of 16.
Violence against women and children costs Canadians over $4 billion each year (including health, social service, education, employment and criminal justice systems).
Between April 1, 2007 and March 31, 2008, Canadian shelters admitted over 101,000 women and children.
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