Sexual Assault and Sexual Violence

Sexual Assault: Safety, help and healing for teens in Nova Scotia.pdf
(August 2013)

Les agressions sexuelles : Se protéger, se faire aider et se remettre  Un guide pour les adolescents de la Nouvelle-Écosse.pdf


Sexual Violence Facts and Research

Canadian Resource Centre for Victims of Crime (information, statistics, myths and realities)

Kids Help Phone - Sexual Assault (info booth, forums, related links, games)

Women Against Violence Against Women (Canadian sexual assault statistics)

Sexuality and U - sexual assault (information, prevention tips, what to do if it happens)

Personal safety plans

How to help a friend who has been sexually assaulted


Nova Scotia
Antigonish Women's Resource Centre (Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Program)

Avalon Centre (counselling, legal education & professional training, Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner’s Program

Canadian Association of Sexual Assault Centres (NS) (contact info for community sexual assault centres across Nova Scotia)

Colchester Sexual Assult Centre (CSAC) (services include one-on-one confidential, gender-sensitive counselling and emotional support to sexual assault and sexual abuse survivors and their family and friends, information and referal services)

Nova Scotia Domestic Violence Resource Centre (listing of local sexual assault services)


New Brunswick

End Violence Against Women and Girls (crisis lines, counselling, shelters, legal support)

Provincial Strategy on Sexual Assault Services

Government of New Brunswick (fact sheet)


Prince Edward Island

Prince Edward Island Rape and Sexual Assault Centre (counselling services, public education)



Newfoundland & Labrador Sexual Assault Crisis and Prevention Centre (services, resources, education)



Province of Quebec - Sexual Assault (how to help a survivor, duty to report)



Ontario Coalition of Rape Crisis Centres (resources, definitions, links, sexual violence myths)

Toronto Police (sexual assault survivor's guide)

Guelph-Wellington Women in Crisis (information, safety plans, public education)

Sexual Assault Care (FAQs, reporting tips, survivor support)



Sexual Assault Crisis Program (information, counselling services)



Saskatoon Sexual Assault Centre (information, guides, statistics)



Association of Alberta Sexual Assault Services (resources & information, fact sheet, Involving Men)


British Columbia

Victim's Info (fact sheet, reporting tips, victim resources)



Yukon Women's Directorate (finding help after an assault)


Northwest Territories

Department of Justice (sexual assault information booklet)

Department of Justice (sexual assault information booklet for teens)