Closed: Labour Day

Avalon Sexual Assault Centre is closed today Monday, September 7, 2015 for the Labour Day holiday. Over the long weekend, if you are experiencing an emergency, please call 911. For support related to mental health or suicide, please contact the Mental Health Mobile Crisis Unit 902 429-8167. You can also call the Halifax Regional Police Victims’ Services for emotional support at 902 490-5300. If you have experienced an immediate sexual assault, one that has occurred within the past 5 days, you can call the Avalon Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE) Response Line. On-call nurses can call you back to explain your options for medical follow up and/or forensic evidence collection. You can also proceed to the Emergency Departments of the QEll, Dartmouth General, IWK, or Cobiquid Health Centre and ask that a SANE nurse be called Avalon Centre will re-open tomorrow Tuesday, September 8, 2015 at 8:30 a.m.