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Men Matter

Men Matter is a male centered group program being offered for male survivors of sexual abuse in PEI. The program is free of charge, and each group is led by two professional facilitators.

The program is offered in two Phases.

Phase 1
Phase I is a 10-session/10-week group program. Its purpose is to prepare men for their journey of trauma recovery, by learning more about the impacts of abuse and expanding coping skills. Group members are not required to divulge personal information to the group. Each group will have between 6-8 participants.

Phase 2
After completing Phase 1, men are invited to participate in Phase 2 group work. This group program is offered in 8 week cycles, and men can remain in the group for up to two years. While participating, individual counselling is highly recommended.

Before participating we would like to meet with you to answer any questions you may have and to determine if this is the right choice for you.

Call or text the Counselling Request Line 902-368-8055 and ask to be contacted about Men Matter.
October Phase One Men Matter Group
PEIRSAC is now accepting registrations for the Phase I Men Matter Groups that will run in Charlottetown on Tuesday evenings from 6:30-8:30pm starting October 13, 2020.
 
To register (self-referrals only), please call:

PEIRSAC Men Matter Registration   (902) 368-8055 View PDF
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Take Back the Night Evaluation
If you attended the event on September 17, click here for the Take Back the Night On-Line Evaluation Survey 
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PEIRSAC Annual Report 2019
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PEIRSAC on Facebook
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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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Wait List
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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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
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Educational Resources
Laws around Consent



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