Access resources and information on sexual assault and violence.

Local resources

  • Embrace Clinic
    A part of the Forensic Nursing Service that provides specialized medical care for anyone who has recently experienced violence. Nurse Practitioners offer medical follow up and referrals as well as weekly open-door clinics for women.
  • Surrey Women’s Centre
    Surrey Women’s Centre offers a wide range of crisis, court and counselling services to victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, child abuse and other forms of family violence. They also run SMART, a 24-hour mobile crisis service.
  • Women Against Violence Against Women
    WAVAW Rape Crisis Centre provides all women who have experienced any form of sexualized violence with support and healing, and engage with youth to develop leadership for prevention of future violence.
  • Vancouver Rape Relief and Women's Shelter
    Operates a 24-hour rape crisis centre and provides services for victims of rape.
  • British Columbia Society for Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse
    A non-profit society established to provide therapeutic services for males who have been sexually abused at some time in their lives.
  • Options for Sexual Health – sex sense phone line
    1-800- SEX-SENSE

National and international resources