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Teen Talk
As a teenager or young adult, it is important to be aware of the positive and negative relationships you develop. We hope you find this information useful.

Just click on the subject that interests you for expanded information.


Here are some other great links:

www.consented.ca

www.RainbowHealthOntario.ca

www.loveisrespect.org/is-this-abuse/is-this-abuse

www.cybersafecarepei.ca/


Relationships

What is a healthy relationship?    View PDF
What is an abusive relationship?    
How can I create healthy relationships?    
Sexual Violence

What is sexual assault?    
What is date/acquaintance rape?    
What is consent?     
What is Not Consent    
What are the laws around consent?    
What can I do if I have been sexually assaulted?    
How can I prevent sexual assault?    
Cyber Safety

What are some of the safety issues in using social media?    View PDF
cybersafe girls    View PDF


Gender and Diversity

What is Diversity?    
What is Gender?    


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
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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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Therapy Line 902.368.8055