Country
Year 2007
Type of Measure Social services > Hotline/Helpline
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence, Sexual violence, Violence against women and girls

Brief Description


Bahamas Crisis Centre runs a 24 hour hotline for victims of violence against women. The hotline is operated in New Providence and Grand Bahama.

Source of Information

The Government of the Bahamas Website (http://www.bahamas.gov.bs/), Press release dated 26/09/2007, "AG Claire Hepburn at Opening of Crisis Centre Conference on Sexual Violence"; CEDAW/C/BHS/4, p. 61