Search Organizations (English): British Columbia , Rape crisis centres

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Vancouver Rape Relief & Women's Shelter

Forms an organization that offers a 24-hour crisis line, battered women's shelter, support groups, and help when dealing with social services, police, courts or hospitals.

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WAVAW Rape Crisis Centre
Provides services to women who have been victimized through sexual violence, including a 24-hr crisis line, one to one counselling (guaranteed confidentiality), information and referrals, advocacy, accompaniment for medical, police and court procedures, Sexual Assault Survivors Support (SASS) group several times per year, volunteer training, public education to increase awareness, assistance for women with Criminal Victims Assistance Program (CVAP) applications. (See Details)
Association canadienne des centres contre les agressions à caractère sexuel
Forms a Pan-Canadian group of sexual assault centres who have come together to implement the legal, social and attitudinal changes necessary to prevent, and ultimately eradicate, rape and sexual assault. Provides a mechanism for communication, education and mobilization to alleviate the political and geographical isolation of centres in Canada. Supports and encourages efforts to create a society in which all members of that society have the rights of social, economic and political equality. // Forme une association canadienne des centres contre le viol et nous avons comme but de travailler à promouvoir les changements nécessaires sur le plan juridique, social, et des attitudes qui visent à prévenir et, finalement, à abolir le viol et les agressions à caractère sexuel. Appuie et encourage les efforts dans le but de créer une société où tous les membres ont droit à l’égalité économique, sociale et politique. (See Details)
Victoria Womens Sexual Assault Centre
Works to support, empower and advocate for women who are survivors of sexual assault and sexual abuse. Serves as a liaison between individuals affected by sexual violence, the justice and medical systems, and community services. Services include: 24-hour crisis & information line, sexual assault response team (SART), specialized victim services program, short-term supportive counselling, stopping the violence counselling program, support, education, information workshops, training and community education, project respect, and resources available for purchase. (See Details)