NL Sexual Assault Crisis and Prevention Centre

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31 Peet Street, Suite 223
St. John’s, NL A1B 3W8

Tel: (709) 747-7757               Email: info@endsexualviolence.com
Fax: (709) 747-7758              Website: www.endsexualviolence.com

24 Hour Crisis, Support, and Information Line (Toll-Free):
1-800-726-2743

Mandate:

To provide non-judgmental support and essential services to anyone impacted by sexual violence. To work toward the prevention and eradication of sexual violence through public education and awareness campaigns.

Target Population:

Support services are provided to anyone over the age of 15 regardless of gender or sexuality.

Highlights of Programs / Services Offered:

  • 24 hour local and provincial support and information telephone lines.
    • Short term, in-person, confidential peer support.
    • Appointments can be made by calling the centre.
  • Accompaniment to medical and legal procedures.
  • Referrals to professional and community supports throughout the province.
  • Educational workshops covering topics such as:
    • Sexual assault and the law
    • The meaning of consent
    • Healthy vs. unhealthy relationships
    • Body image and self-esteem
    • Sexual harassment
  • Men’s committee for men who want to raise awareness of sexual violence issues.
  • Accessible written resources (large print, plain language) on sexual violence topics; mailings throughout the province.
  • Crisis Line Volunteer Training
    • If you are interested in receiving an application or learning more about what it looks like to volunteer with NLSACPC, e-mail Mary at sva@endsexualviolence.com or call 747-7757.
    • Volunteers are available 24/7 to support anyone who has been impacted by sexual violence.