Our goal is to create a community where each & every citizen will live safely, free from Domestic Violence. – Algoma Council Domestic Violence Mission Statement
As a culturally inclusive council the Algoma Council on Domestic Violence (ACDV) will strive to change community attitudes toward Domestic Violence focusing on woman abuse through education and advocacy, while promoting community safety and well-being. The Algoma Council on Domestic Violence is comprised of many agencies, organizations and concerned citizens throughout the city of Sault Ste. Marie and District of Algoma.
1 in 4 women have experienced some form of domestic violence at some point in their life.