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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)
Sexual Assault Care Centre
Provides a specialized team of doctors, nurses and counsellors who provide emergency medical treatment and emotional support to youth (over the age of 12), women, and men who have experienced a recent sexual assault. Also provides counsellors to anyone sexually assaulted within the past two years. Provides education to schools, professionals and community groups on medical, legal and emotional aspects of sexual assault. Web site includes information for sexual assault victims, including answers to frequently asked questions and medical information. (See Details)
Sexual Assualt Treatment Program
Helps group members to increase capacity to set boundaries, self nurture, handle intense feelings and establish intimacy. Professionally facilitated.
Survivor Project
Works to address the needs of intersex and trans survivors of domestic and sexual violence through caring action, education and expanding access to resources and to opportunities for action. Provides presentations, workshops, consultation, materials, information and referrals to anti-violence organizations and universities across the United States, as well as gathered information about issues faced by intersex and trans survivors of domestic and sexual violence. (See Details)
Barrie & District Rape Crisis Line
Dedicated to assisting women who are victims of sexual assault. Offers a 24 hour crisis line, hospital assistance program, witness assistance program, counselling and public education programs.
New York City Alliance against Sexual Assault

Builds the capacity of communities, organizations, and institutions to advance the right to live free from sexual violence and reduce the harm it causes individuals, families, and society. Informs the community about available resources for services, education and training, documents the problem of sexual assault/abuse in the city, analyzes city system policy and its effect on survivors, improves systems through advocacy, educates the public, disseminates information, serves as a clearinghouse, represents the needs of NYC sexual assault/abuse survivors, links with other organizations to advance their agenda, initiates and supports research on relevant issues.

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The Havens Sexual Assault Referral Centres (UK)

The aims of the havens are to provide both excellent holistic care for sexual assault and gold standard evidence collection. The havens are jointly funded by the Metropolitan Police and the 31 NHS Primary Care Trusts in London. They also offer specialised and accredited education and training focusing on victim care.

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