Mission, Vision, Values

Our Mission

Cowichan Women Against Violence provides client-centered safety, counselling, advocacy and education that supports individual, family and community well-being. 

Our Vision

A community of safety and equality where everyone is seen, heard and understood.

 Our Values

The Ethos of CWAV Society is founded in the following values:

  • Respect and good will
  • Confidentiality
  • Always working in relationship
  • Appreciating and assuming competency in self and others
  • Clear communication
  • Emotionally engaged
  • Information-based decision-making and practice informing policy
  • Consistency according to agreements
  • Accountability (being able to explain, initiate, and follow-through)