Family and Intimate Partner Violence (FIPV)
On February 13, 2020, Regional Council unanimously passed a motion and the Region of Peel was directed to work with Brampton, Caledon and Mississauga, as well as Peel Regional Police, Ontario Provincial Police, and more than 10 community organizations to develop an awareness campaign to address the issue of domestic violence in the Region of Peel.
- Yesterday was the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. In 2019, @PeelPolice responded to 19,000+ incidents of Family and Intimate Partner Violence. Take a look at the stats and resources available; together, we can make a difference! #ItsNotOkay
- Family and Intimate Partner Violence is an issue in Peel. We can help put an end to FIPV by starting the conversation. Visit our site to learn more about this issue and what to do if you or someone you know needs support #ItsNotOkay
- Did you know: In 2019, @PeelPolice responded to an average of 50 family and intimate partner disputes a day. That is about two EVERY hour. #ItsNotOkay. Learn more on our website or call 2-1-1 if you know or someone you know needs support.
- Family and Intimate Partner Violence happens in Peel. It happens in your neighborhoods. It happens to your neighbors. If it is happening to you or someone you know, call 2-1-1 or visit our website for a list of resources. #ItsNotOkay
- FIPV is controlling or threatening behavior, violence or abuse between intimate partners or family members. Violence from someone you love is not okay. I encourage you, if you or someone you know needs support, call 2-1-1 or visit our webpage for more #ItsNotOkay