Avalon Centre – Save the date for our Annual General Meeting!!!

Hello everyone, Please click on the link below for information pertaining to Avalon Sexual Assault Centre’s 2015-2016 AGM Meeting. More information will be updated as it is confirmed. Please remember to check back for updates to ensure you do not miss this!! AvalonSexualAssaultCentreAGMSaveTheDate

Employment Opportunity: Fund Development Coordinator – DEADLINE EXTENDED FOR APPLICATIONS

Employment Opportunity: Fund Development Coordinator   Avalon Sexual Assault Centre offers specialized, multi-disciplinary professional services to victims of sexualized violence. It also empowers individuals and communities to both prevent and respond to sexualized violence. Avalon works to understand root causes of sexualized violence and commits to changing the social and political culture that creates and condones it. Avalon then applies …

Employment Opportunity: Fund Development Coordinator

  Avalon Sexual Assault Centre offers specialized, multi-disciplinary professional services to victims of sexualized violence. It also empowers individuals and communities to both prevent and respond to sexualized violence. Avalon works to understand root causes of sexualized violence and commits to changing the social and political culture that creates and condones it. Avalon then applies that understanding and commitment in …

Therapeutic Counselling Program: Update

Therapeutic Counselling Program: Update about our Wait List Hello Avalon community & collaborative partners/service providers, Friends of Avalon Centre, Service users, and community members, On behalf of the counselling team staff, we want to provide the community with an update regarding accessing counselling services at Avalon Sexual Assault Centre and our service parameters. Your calls and counselling requests are extremely …

Crowdfunding Campaign: Press Release (May 17, 2016)

Avalon in final week of crowdfunding campaign with 80 per cent of their goal raised for vital services for survivors. Halifax – In the final week of its “Stand With Avalon” crowdfunding campaign the Avalon Sexual Assault Centre in Halifax has already raised 80 per cent of its $10,000 goal. Funds will help sustain Avalon’s critical intervention, support, and prevention …

Media Release: WHAT ANTI-VIOLENCE EXPERTS KNEW BEFORE THE GHOMESHI TRIAL STILL HOLDS TRUE

For Immediate Release March 24, 2016   WHAT ANTI-VIOLENCE EXPERTS KNEW BEFORE THE GHOMESHI TRIAL STILL HOLDS TRUE   Halifax/Nova Scotia/Atlantic Region   Today we learned the outcome of one of the most high profile and widely discussed sexual assault trials of the decade.   “We are very disappointed but not surprised by the acquittal of Mr. Ghomeshi.  This case …