Contact us

We all work between 10 and 20 hours a week so please be patient if we don’t get back to you right away

Support Coordinator

For information/to connect about: support, administration, budget, website

Marwo Abdi, 

Outreach and Community Coordinators

For information/to connect about: community and university relations, events

Kemi Craig,

Education Coordinator

For information/to connect about: workshops, education, resources

Paloma Ponti,

Volunteer Organizer

For information/to connect about: volunteering opportunities, volunteer training


Crisis contacts

If you need to reach someone right away, please contact:

Find more crisis lines and support resources listed on our Emergency Information page.

Office Hours

During the school year you can usually find someone in the office Monday afternoon, and Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday between 11 and 4. Drop by, call, or email if it’s outside of these hours and support hours to make sure we are in.

Support Hours

Due to office closure in-person drop-in hours are no longer available. But remote support can be accessed in two ways:

Call-in support over the phone is available:

  • Monday 11am to 1pm &3pm to 5pm
  • Tuesday March 16th support hours cancelled
  • Thursday 11am to 1pm

If you need support outside the posted hours, please leave us a message or email us and we will do our best to support you.

If you are in need of immediate assistance, please contact the Vancouver Island Crisis Line at 1-888-494-3888 or visit our list of crisis contacts.


The AVP office is located in the Student Union Building (SUB) lower level, room SUB B027.

We are at UVic in Victoria B.C. on Lkwungen and WSÁNEĆ territories.

Follow our illustrated directions.

Send us mail

The Anti-Violence Project
SUB B027, 3800 Finnerty Road
University of Victoria
Victoria BC
Lkwungen and W̱SÁNEĆ Territory
V8P 5C2

Feedback/Workshop Request

We welcome your feedback about our website as well as requests for workshops, presentations or support for events: