Becoming a Member of ACWS

We are stronger together. 

Full ACWS membership is open to a registered corporation whose primary purpose is assisting women and families in abusive situations.  

Associate Memberships are also available.  All applications for membership are approved by the ACWS Board of Directors. 

Full Membership

Full ACWS membership is open to a registered corporation whose primary purpose is assisting women and families in abusive situations.

An ACWS member organization provides two representatives. One Staff Delegate (often the Executive Director of the agency), and one Board Delegate (from the agency’s board) who:

  • serve as liaisons between the agency and ACWS;
  • are the primary participants in ACWS activities; and
  • vote on behalf of the member agency at the ACWS AGM.

 Full Membership Application Form 

Associate Membership

Associate Membership in ACWS is open to registered corporations and individuals who support the purpose and objects of ACWS. 
Please contact our office if you are intersted in an Associate Membership to learn more. 

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