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2019 Canadian Violence Link Conference

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - Friday, November 22, 2019
All Day Event

Chelsea Hotel, 33 Gerrard St W, Toronto, ON M5G 1Z4

Humane Canada's Canadian Violence Link Conference, is an innovative, ground-breaking conference that examines the link between violence against human beings and animals. 

Learning and networking opportunities: 

  • Skills to examine the correlation between human vulnerability and animal vulnerability
  • The opportunity to create new networks and relationships that will enhance your work toward ending violence
  • An understanding of the roots of animal abuse and its connection to interpersonal and societal violence
  • An ability to identify the indicators of interpersonal violence and the steps to responding
  • An ability to identify the indicators of animal abuse and the steps to investigation and prosecution of these crimes
  • The opportunity to explore community-level partnerships involving social service providers, prosecutors, animal welfare organizations, the courts and law enforcement agencies, veterinarians and municipal/provincial/federal governments

Conference highlights:

  • 200 delegates from 10 sectors across Canada
  • Expert speakers on violence prevention for people and animals 
  • Cross-collaboration with social workers, police, Crown prosecutors, politicians, anti-violence workers, animal welfare representatives, veterinarians and more
  • Networking events and opportunities
  • Interactive, practical sessions
  • Inclusive and supportive environment

For more information and to register, visit the conference website



420 Bronte Street South,
Suite 205,
Milton, Ontario L9T 0H9
Phone: 905.875.0756 / (toll free) 1.800.670.1702  



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