National Day for Truth and Reconciliation – What This Day Means to Us at SSAIC
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National Day for Truth and Reconciliation – What This Day Means to Us at SSAIC

The Government of Canada has passed legislation to recognize September 30th as a federal statutory holiday called the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. Previously known as Orange Shirt Day, September 30th provides an opportunity for us to recognize and reflect on the trauma, harms, and legacy of the Residential School system here on Turtle…

About Last Year
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About Last Year

A Letter from our Executive Director Our 2020-2021 year came to a close on March 31, 2021. You can’t talk about this past year without talking about the COVID-19 pandemic and the impact it’s had on our agency and our clients. It truly was the event that changed everything for everyone. In reflecting back on…

Sexual Assault Action Plan for Saskatchewan Released Today!
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Sexual Assault Action Plan for Saskatchewan Released Today!

  Sexual Assault Services Saskatchewan (SASS), of which SSAIC is a member agency, released their 22-point action plan today, Monday, May 13, 2019. This release was timed to kickoff to Sexual Violence Awareness Week in the province of Saskatchewan, running May 13 – 17. SSAIC Executive Director Faye Davis on the importance of taking timely…

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My life after sexual assault: How I was finally able to move on and heal from the pain

  This is an illuminating article, written from a survivor point of view, that discusses life *after* sexual violence; about finding a healthy relationship, and having her partner’s support while she moves forward in her journey towards healing.   Thank you for sharing this perspective that is often left out of media conversations — because…