Survey on Violence and Abuse Issues in the Ottawa Inuit Community
ᖃᐅᔨᓴᐃᓂᖅ ᐱᑦᑎᐊᕐᑕᐅᖏᑦᑐᓄᑦ ᐊᒻᒪ ᐱᓂᕐᓗᒃᑕᐅᓂᕐᓄᑦ ᐋᑐᕚ ᐃᓄᐃᑦ ᓄᓇᓕᐊᓂᒃ

The Ottawa Inuit Children’s Centre is doing research on violence and abuse issues in the Ottawa Inuit community and would like to hear from you.. ᐋᑐᕚ ᐃᓄᐃᑦ ᓱᕈᓯᕐᓄᑦ ᐱᓕᕆᕝᕕᒃ ᖃᐅᔨᓴᐃᔪ ᐱᑦᑎᐊᕐᑕᐅᖏᑦᑐᓄᑦ ᐊᒻᒪ ᐱᓂᕐᓗᒃᑕᐅᔪᓄᑦ ᐋᑐᕚ ᐃᓄᐃᑦ ᓄᓇᓕᐊᓂᒃ ᐊᒻᒪ ᐃᓕᒃᓯᓐᓂᒃ ᑐᓴᕈᒪᓪᓗᑕ.

The information we collect will be used to improve services provided by Ottawa agencies such as the police, justice services, health care providers and social services organizations.
ᐊᐱᕐᓱᕐᓂᕆᔭᕗᑦ ᐱᔨᑦᑎᕐᑎᐅᔪᓄ ᐋᕿᒋᐊᕈᑎᐅᓇᔭᕐᑐᑦ ᐋᑐᕚ ᐱᓕᕆᕝᕕᐅᔪᓂᒃ ᐅᑯᓄᖓ ᑐᕌᕐᑎᑕᐅᔪᓂᒃ ᐳᑭᕐᑕᓕᖕᓄ, ᐃᖃᕐᑐᐃᔪᓕᕆᔨᓄᑦ, ᐋᓂᐊᓯᐅᕐᑎᓄᑦ ᐊᒻᒪ ᐃᓄᓕᕆᔨᒃᑯᑦ ᑎᒥᖁᑎᖏᓐᓄᑦ.

Your answers to this brief survey are anonymous – you don’t need to provide your name. ᑭᐅᑦᔪᑎᒋᔭᐃᑦ ᓇᐃᑦᑐᖅ ᐊᐱᑦᖁᑎ ᑭᓇᐅᖕᒪᖔᕐᐲᑦ ᓇᓗᓇᐃᕆᑦᔮᖏᑦᑐᖅ − ᐊᑎᕐᓂᓪᓗ ᓇᓗᓇᐃᕐᓯᒋᐊᖃᖏᑦᑐᑎ. 

If you would like more information about the Violence Prevention Services Project, please contact Rebecca Jones at 613-744-3133 ext. 219.
ᑐᑭᓯᒋᐊᒃᑲᓐᓂᕈᒪᒍᕕᑦ ᑕᒪᑐᒧᖓ ᖃᐅᔨᓴᕐᓂᐅᔪᒧᑦ ᐱᓂᕐᓗᒃᑕᐃᓕᒪᑎᑦᑎᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᐱᓕᕆᐊᒃᓴᐅᔪᒥᒃ, ᑐᕉᑎ ᒪᑦᑳᓪᕝ ᐅᖃᓗᒡᕕᒋᒍ ᐅᕗᖓ 613-744-3133 ᓇᕿᓪᓗᒍ 219.

Some people may find these questions distressing.
If you need immediate help, call 911.
ᐃᓚᖏᑦ ᐊᐱᑦᖁᑏᑦ ᐊᒃᓱᕈᕐᓇᑐᐃᓐᓇᕆᐊᓕᒃ ᐃᓕᖕᓄᑦ. ᐃᕐᖐᓐᓇᖅ ᐃᑲᔪᕐᑕᐅᒋᐊᖃᕈᕕᑦ ᐅᖃᓗᒋᑦ 911-ᒧᑦ.

If you would like further support and/or information on the issues discussed, please call:
Rebecca Jones at 613-744-3133 ext. 219 (for support or information).

1. How important an issue is violence and abuse in the Ottawa Inuit community?
ᖃᓄᖅ ᐱᒻᒪᕆᐅᑎᒋᕙ ᐱᑦᑎᐊᕐᑕᐅᖃᑦᑕᖏᓐᓃᑦ ᐊᒻᒪ ᐱᓂᕐᓗᒃᑕᐅᓃᑦ ᐋᑐᕚ ᐃᓄᐃᑦ ᓄᓇᓕᐊᓂᒃ?

2. How capable do you think Ottawa agencies (including the police, health care providers, shelters, social services and the justice system) are in providing services and supports to Inuit affected by violence or abuse?

ᐊᑐᐃᓐᓇᐅᕙ ᐃᓱᒪᒋᔭᒃᑯ ᐋᑐᕚ ᑎᒥᖁᑎᖏᑦ (ᐃᓚᓕᐅᕐᓗᒋᑦ ᐳᑭᕐᑕᓕᒃᑯᑦ, ᐋᓐᓂᐊᓯᐅᕐᑎᒃᑯ, ᕿᒫᕝᕖᑦ, ᐃᓄᓕᕆᔩᑦ ᐊᒻᒪ ᐃᖃᕐᑐᐃᔪᓕᕆᔨᒃᑯᑦ) ᐱᔨᑦᑎᕋᐃᓂᖏᑦ ᐊᒻᒪ ᐃᑲᔪᕐᓂᖏᑦ ᐃᓄᖕᓄᑦ ᐱᑦᑎᐊᕐᑕᐅᖏᑦᑐᓄᑦ ᐱᓂᕐᓗᒃᑕᐅᔪᓄᓪᓗ?

3. What do you think are some of the barriers that Inuit face in using Ottawa services related to situations of violence or abuse? (Please check all that apply)
ᑭᓱ ᐃᓚᖏᑦ ᑐᓗᕐᑕᕈᑕᐅᕙ ᐃᓄᐃᑦ ᐱᔨᑦᑎᕐᑕᐅᑎᓪᓗᒋᑦ ᐱᑦᑎᐊᕐᑕᐅᖏᑎᓪᓗᒋᑦ ᐱᓂᕐᓗᒃᑕᐅᑎᓪᓗᒋᓪᓗ? (ᑎᑎᒃᑭᑦ ᑐᓗᕐᑕᕈᑏᑦ)

4. How could Ottawa agencies better serve Inuit affected by violence and abuse?
ᖃᓄᒃᑲᓐᓂᖅ ᐋᑐᕚ ᑎᒥᖁᑎᖏᑦ ᐃᓄᖕᓂᒃ ᐱᔨᑦᑎᑦᑎᐊᕈᓐᓇᕐᐸᑦ ᐊᒃᓱᕈᕐᑎᑕᐅᓯᒪᔪᓂᒃ ᐱᑦᑎᐊᕐᑕᐅᖏᑦᑐᓂᒃ ᐱᓂᕐᓗᒃᑕᐅᔪᓂᒡᓗ?

5. Are you a member of the Ottawa Inuit community?
ᐃᓚᒋᔭᐅᖃᑕᐅᕕᑦ ᐃᓄᐃᑦ ᓄᓇᓕᖓᓄ ᐋᑐᕚᒥ?

6. Are you:
ᓇᓕᐊᖑᕕ:

7. What is your age range?
ᖃᔅᓯᓂ ᐊᕐᕌᒍᖃᕐᐱᑦ?

8. How long have you lived in Ottawa?
ᖃᓄᖅ ᐊᑯᓂᐅᑎᒋᔪᖅ ᐋᑐᕚᒥᐅᑕᐅᓕᕐᐱᑦ?

9. Have you ever lived in a Northern community (Nunatsiavut, Nunavik, Nunavut, Inuvialuit region)
ᐅᑭᐅᕐᑕᖅᑐᒥᒃ ᓄᓇᖃᕐᓯᒪᕕ? (ᓄᓇᑦᓯᐊᕗᑦ, ᓄᓇᕕᒃ, ᓄᓇᕗᑦ, ᐃᓄᕕᐊᓗᐃᑦ)

10. Have you ever been a victim of physical, sexual or emotional violence or abuse by a partner, friend, or family member?
ᐱᓂᕐᓗᒃᑕᐅᓯᒪᓂᑰᕕᑦ ᓂᖓᕐᑕᐅᓪᓗᑎ, ᑯᔭᖕᓂᒃᑯ ᐅᕝᕙᓘᓐᓃᑦ ᐃᒃᐱᖕᓂᒃᑯ ᐅᕝᕙᓘᓐᓃᑦ ᐱᑦᑎᐊᕐᑕᐅᓚᐅᖏᓚᑎ ᐊᐃᑉᐸᕆᔭᕐᓄᑦ, ᐱᖃᓐᓈᓐᓄᑦ, ᐃᓚᒋᔭᕐᓄᓪᓘᓐᓃᑦ?

11. Have you supported someone close to you who experienced violence or abuse?
ᐃᑲᔪᕐᓯᒪᓂᑰᕕᑦ ᖃᓂᒋᔭᕐᓂᒃ ᐱᑦᑎᐊᕐᑕᐅᓯᒪᖏᓐᓂᑯᒥᒃ ᐱᓂᕐᓗᒃᑕᐅᓯᒪᔪᒥᒃ?

12. Did you tell anyone about the situation?  ᐅᖃᐅᓯᕆᓚᐅᕐᐱᐅ ᖃᓄᐃᑕᐅᓂᖓᓂᒃ?

13. Did you get help from family and friends?
ᐃᑲᔪᕐᑕᐅᓚᐅᕐᐱᑦ ᐃᓚᒋᔭᕐᓄᑦ ᐊᒻᒪ ᐱᖃᓐᓇᕆᔭᕐᓄᑦ?

14. Did you get help from an Ottawa agency?
ᐃᑲᔪᕐᑕᐅᓯᒪᕕᑦ ᐋᑐᕚ ᑎᒥᖁᑎᖏᓐᓂᒃ?

 
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