Taking Action Against Violence. Violence Prevention Initiative A Provincial Government and Community Partnership Violence Prevention Labrador Regional Coordinating Committee Women’s Policy Office Executive Council. What is the VPI?.
Violence Prevention Initiative
A Provincial Government and
Violence Prevention Labrador
Regional Coordinating Committee
Women’s Policy Office
The VPI is a six year, multi-departmental, government - community partnership to find long-term solutions to violence against those most at risk in our society.
To increase government and community capacity to achieve, in the long term, a reduction in violence against women, children, youth, Aboriginal women and children, seniors, persons with disabilities and others who are vulnerable to violence because of race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, or economic status.
The VPI is led by the VPI Committee of Ministers, chaired by the Minister Responsible for the Status of Women, the Honourable Kathy Dunderdale:
Nunatsiavut Government Committee
Department of Health Status of Women
Natuashish and Sheshatshiu Councils
Family Resource Center
Labrador Métis Nation
Labrador Friendship Center
Federation of Newfoundland Indians
Conne River Band
St. John’s Native Friendship Center
Newfoundland Aboriginal Women’s NetworkAboriginal Granting Partners
Some examples of project working committees include:
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