October 2021 Newsletter

October 2021 Newsletter

Welcome to SSAIC’s October 2021 Newsletter. Once a month, we bring you news, updates, skills, and opportunities relating to the world of sexualized violence. As subscribers, you won’t miss a beat about what’s happening at SSAIC. COVID-19 Updates In order to keep our staff and clients safe in light of the more transmissible Delta variant…

The Silent Epidemic of Child Sexual Abuse & Exploitation
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The Silent Epidemic of Child Sexual Abuse & Exploitation

Part of Sexual Violence Awareness Week 2021 Trigger warning: this blog post discusses different types child sexual abuse and exploitation that may be distressing for some readers. Please read with care. As COVID-19 attacked the world, Canadian families found themselves at home facing the closures of schools and daycares and increased social distancing measures to…

December 2020 Newsletter
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December 2020 Newsletter

Happy December, and end of 2020! Here’s to ending more attitudes and beliefs of rape culture and seeing more survivors thrive in 2021. COVID-19 Update It’s with heavy hearts that we’ve made the difficult decision to pull back our in-person appointments to keep our staff, clients, and community safe. But rest assured; we are still…

August 2020 Newsletter
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August 2020 Newsletter

Happy August! COVID-19 Update SSAIC is here for you! While our doors remain closed to the public, our counsellors are seeing clients face-to-face on a limited basis and our phone lines are fully operational from 9am-noon and 1pm-5pm, Monday through Friday. As usual, our 24-hour crisis line is always available, 365 days a year. If…