Quebec groups form coalition to fight violence against women

he coalition brings together 15 organizations working to help women subjected to conjugal violence or sexual assault, in addition to other groups of women, including those with mental health issues, women with disabilities, immigrants and Indigenous women.

In this Quebec election year, the coalition wants to pressure the government and political parties to take into account the needs of women who are victims of violence, to highlight the epidemic and to encourage effective policies to cope with it, say members.