Country Antigua and Barbuda
Year 1997
Type of Measure Social services > Hotline/Helpline
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence

Brief Description

The Directorate of Gender Affairs operates a hotline for domestic violence. The hotline is serviced by a group of trained volunteers under the supervision of the Directorate.

Source of Information

ECLAC/CDCC, ‘An Evaluative Study on the Implementation of Domestic Violence Legislation: Antigua and Barbuda, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia and St. Vincent and the Grenadines’, LC/CAR/G.659, ECLAC Subregional Headquarters for the Caribbean, November 2001