Employment Opportunity: Sexual Assault Response Team (SART) Coordinator

Organizational Information: LEA Place Women’s Resource Centre is a feminist non-profit organization that works towards a dual mandate of direct service and social change with women and adolescent girls.  The Avalon Sexual Assault Centre is a feminist non-profit organization working to eliminate sexual assault/abuse, and to change the current socio-political culture that fosters sexism, social injustice and other forms of …

Avalon Sexual Assault Centre has a new website

In collaboration with Christel LeBlanc from Forest Friend Creative Projects Avalon Centre has re-designed our website.  The intent of the new site is to make information about our programs and services, resources, and other information more accessible to the community.  It is a work in progress so over the new few months you will continue to see changes and new …

Office Closed for Staff Development

CLOSED Avalon Centre will be Closed on Thursday October 27th and Friday October 28th, 2016 for staff development. If you have experienced a recent sexual assault within the past 5 days/120 hours, please contact our S.A.N.E response line at 902-425-0122. If this is an Emergency, please contact 911 or proceed to the nearest hospital. For general inquiries, please contact our regular …

Final Avalon SANE program evaluation report, Seeking Healing & Truth ­‐ Criminal Justice, Community & Victim Outcomes

Seeking Healing and Truth: Evidence shows Avalon Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Program has a Positive Impact on Sexual Assault Criminal Justice Outcomes     According to participants in The Avalon SANE Program Evaluation Report: Seeking Healing and Truth – Criminal Justice, Community, and Victim Outcomes, the Avalon SANE Program makes a significant contribution to effectiveness and efficiencies in Emergency Departments, …

SANE Evaluation Summary Report, Seeking Healing & Truth ­‐ Criminal Justice, Community & Victim Outcomes

Seeking Healing and Truth: Evidence shows Avalon Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Program has a Positive Impact on Sexual Assault Criminal Justice Outcomes     According to participants in The Avalon SANE Program Evaluation Report: Seeking Healing and Truth – Criminal Justice, Community, and Victim Outcomes, the Avalon SANE Program makes a significant contribution to effectiveness and efficiencies in Emergency Departments, …

Press release: Seeking Healing and Truth: Evidence shows Avalon Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Program has a Positive Impact on Sexual Assault Criminal Justice Outcomes

For Immediate Release September 21, 2016   Seeking Healing and Truth: Evidence shows Avalon Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Program has a Positive Impact on Sexual Assault Criminal Justice Outcomes   (Halifax, NS) – According to participants in The Avalon SANE Program Evaluation Report: Seeking Healing and Truth – Criminal Justice, Community, and Victim Outcomes, the Avalon SANE Program makes a …

PLEASE JOIN US for our Annual General Meeting!

Avalon Sexual Assault Centre’s Annual General Meeting We invite members of the public, community partners, friends of Avalon Centre and government officials to join Avalon Sexual Assault Centre Board of Directors and staff members for our AGM and year in review. Join us for: The presentation of the Avalon SANE evaluation research project: Seeking Healing & Truth – Criminal Justice, Community …