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The PEI Rape and Sexual Assault Centre provides information on a variety of topics related to sexual assault and recovery. We also try to highlight other organizations, both local and national, which can provide pertinent and helpful information to our clients. Please check back often for new links. 


P.E.I. SERVICES AND ORGANIZATIONS


Family Violence Prevention Services of PEI
www. fvps.ca

Addiction Services on PEI
www.gov.pe.ca/hss/addiction

Victim Services on PEI
www.princeedwardisland.ca/en/information/justice-and-public-safety/vicimt-services

Premier’s Action Committee on Family Violence Prevention
http://www.gov.pe.ca/hss/familyviolence.php3

Community Legal Information Association of PEI
www.cliapei.ca



NON-LOCAL SERVICES AND ORGANIZATIONS

The Men’s Project

www.themensproject.ca

www.menandhealing.ca

Avalon Sexual Assault Centre in Halifax Nova Scotia
www.avaloncentre.ca

Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund
www.leaf.ca


FOR INFORMATION ABOUT TRAUMA RECOVERY

International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation
www.isst-d.org

Sidran Institute
Traumatic Stress Education and Advocacy

www.sidran.org

International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies
www.istss.org

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
www.camh.net



FOR INFORMATION ABOUT VIOLENCE PREVENTION

Jackson Katz Website (Gender Violence Prevention Educator)
www.jacksonkatz.com


Counter Quo

www.counterquo.org


SEXUAL ASSAULT

endingviolencecanada.org

www.consented.ca

 
CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE

The National Child Traumatic Stress Network
www.nctsn.org


SOCIAL MEDIA

definetheline.ca

www.stopitnow.org

cybersafecarepei.ca




















Third Option for sexual assault survivors available in Prince Edward Island
Islanders experiencing sexual violence can request the Third Option in Prince Edward Island.

PEI’s Third Option service is an extension of the current Enhanced Emergency Sexual Assault Services. Survivors of sexual violence who present at an Island hospital emergency room can agree to have evidence collected and stored anonymously. The addition of the Third Option provides survivors more time to consider making a complaint to police while they receive immediate medical attention and support


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Province Announces Task Force on Sexual Violence
The Province announced that a new Coordinated Response to Adult Sexual Violence Taskforce will be working with community organizations on a long-term strategy to address sexual violence in Prince Edward Island. The provincial strategy will review existing programs and services and make recommendations on what further improvements and programs, like the Third Option, can be offered as supports for those facing sexual violence crimes.
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REQUEST FOR SERVICE: Wait List
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We currently have a wait list for counselling sessions addressing historical sexual abuse and/or past sexual assault. If you have experienced a sexual assault recently, however, you will not have to wait, and we will see you as soon as possible.
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Join Our Board Of Directors!
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The PEI Rape and Sexual Assault Centre (PEIRSAC) is searching for community members from all across PEI to join our volunteer Board of Directors. If you are interested please forward your resume and cover letter to admin@peirsac.org.
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Winter Phase One Men Matter Group
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PEIRSAC is now accepting registrations for the Phase I Men Matter Groups
that will run in Charlottetown Winter 2021
 
To register (self-referrals only), please call:

PEIRSAC Men Matter Registration   (902) 368-8055 View PDF
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PEIRSAC Annual Report 2019
View PDF
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PEIRSAC on Facebook
Follow us on FaceBook - please "like" and share our page!
https://www.facebook.com/peirsac/
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Unfounded - an investigation into how police services handle allegations of sexual assault
Read about the 20 month investigation done by reporters at the Globe and Mail www.tgam.ca/unfounded.
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Supporting An Adult Survivor of Sexual Assault in PEI
Download this poster View PDF
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Educational Resources
Healthy and Unhealthy Relationships



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