Published on 2019 05 23 | by Lane Foster | in Accessibility, clinic, Counselling
An image of a stack of books with the word survivor in Mandarin, Spanish, Arabic, French and English. International and Newcomer Survivors, we are here to support you We here at VSAC believe it is critical to meet the language support needs of newcomer, refugee, and/or international student survivors, and are excited to offer information […]
Published on 2018 05 23 | by Carissa Ropponen | in clinic
Have you wondered what VSAC’s services are like? In this 4 part blog series for Victims and Survivors of Crime Week we explore services that VSAC provides to survivors of sexual assault. Victoria Sexual Assault Clinic Timely, compassionate care when it’s needed most. It’s just after seven in the evening when the pager goes off. […]
Published on 2017 07 13 | by Kara Taylor | in clinic
We are excited to announce that The Victoria Sexual Assault Clinic won an Award of Merit for Collaborative Solutions at the BC Health Care awards! Our Clinic is the first (and only!) community-based, sexual assault clinic for recent survivors of sexual assault in B.C. It was developed in collaboration with Island Health, Forensic Nurses, and […]
Published on 2017 02 17 | by VSAC | in clinic, Healing, News
February 17th, 2017 marks the first anniversary of the Victoria Sexual Assault Clinic: a confidential, accessible and welcoming facility that offers recent survivors of sexual assault access to medical and forensic care, options for reporting and support all in one centralized location.
Published on 2016 04 14 | by Lindsay Pomper | in clinic, News
The Victoria Sexual Assault Clinic is now open! Hear from one person about what this opening means to her.