What We Do

Domestic Abuse Services – Our Lady of Good Counsel Society is a registered, non-profit organization founded in 1995 within the Catholic Archdiocese of Vancouver, under the auspices of the Catholic Women’s league. We assist women and children seeking safety or recovery from domestic abuse regardless of religious denomination, race or creed.

We are committed to raising awareness about domestic abuse and relationship violence throughout the Lower Mainland through a process of educational workshops.

Domestic Abuse Services – OLGCS:

• Maintains an information helpline
• Provides one-on-one support
• Provides second stage safe housing through Eva’s House
• Provides access to spiritual, legal, financial and psychological resources
• Educates people about domestic abuse and relationship violence
• Gives presentations at the RCAV Archdiocesan Marriage Preparation program