PEI Rape & Sexual Assault Centre

About Us


Sigrid Rolfe, Organizational Coordinator
Eileen Conboy, Therapist
Lorna Gallant, Therapist

Pam Martin, Therapist



Emily Ferguson; Ellie Reddin; Marie Keenan Doyle; Chris Doiron; Gladys Kickham; Linsey MacEwen, Scott Brown, Katerie Coade


Our vision is a community where all people feel safe and are free from sexual abuse and assault.


The mission of the PEI Rape and Sexual Assault Centre is to support survivors of sexual assault and abuse in their healing and to ensure that all people living in PEI are safe from sexual violence. In achieving this mission we work collaboratively with, and in ways that empower, individuals and organizations.

We believe that:
  • Prevention of sexual abuse is everyone's responsibility. The community has a responsibility to support survivors in their healing and to work towards ending sexual violence.
  • Sexual assault and sexual abuse are crimes that involve control and power.
  • Survivors have the right to receive the support they need to heal from abuse.
  • The trauma of sexual assault and childhood sexual abuse can severely impact the quality of life for
  • Ensuring confidentiality and respecting the choices of survivors are top priorities.
  • Healing that results in long term enhanced quality of life takes time.
  • The impacts of sexual assault and childhood abuse permeate all of society.
  • All survivors deserve access to services.
  • Sexual violence will continue until the root causes of violence against women and children are addressed.
  • Working collaboratively with the community is essential to address the needs of survivors.
How are we Funded?

We are a non-profit organization that receives funding from the PEI Provincial Government. We also depend on donations from organizations and individuals and through special fundraising efforts to help cover all of our operating expenses. 

Our Commitment to Privacy and Confidentiality

Our commitment to privacy and confidentiality is a key cornerstone to the PEI Rape & Sexual Assault Center and we deem to be a crucial component to our therapeutic relationships with our clients. We never disclose who is on our wait list or obtaining our services. We never release confidential information about our clients without their written informed consent.

Read a poem written by an Island survivor
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“The RESPECT Project – Responding to and Preventing Sexual Violence in PEI”
The on line survey about sexual violence in PEI is now closed. We thank everyone who took time to participate.  A report of the findings can be found under "Resources". 
Read more about the project.

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Men Matter: Group Programs for Male Survivors
A free service for men who are on a journey of recovery from sexual abuse. 
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Educational Resources
What Happens Now

Main Office 902.566.1864

Therapy Line 902.368.8055