Country Bahamas
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 (, Press release dated 26/09/2007, "AG Claire Hepburn at Opening of Crisis Centre Conference on Sexual Violence"; CEDAW/C/BHS/4, p. 61