British Columbia
Listings are alphabetized by city with:
1.    Groups and Projects
2.    Information and Referrals
G R O U P S     A N D     P R O J E C T S

YESMEANSYES.COM: Project Respect

Coast Salish Territory

Sexualized violence is a reality in the lives of too many teens.   Project Respect is a group of youth and adults who work together to prevent sexualized violence and promote respect as the organizing principle of all relationships

Comox Valley Prostate Support Group

Courtenay

Our aim is to be help to those who have been diagnosed with prostate cancer by providing opportunities for learning more about the disease by group discussions and personal support

Vancouver Island Crisis Line

Nanaimo

Providing 24-hour crisis line support and resources island wide

S.O.S. Society (Surpassing Our Survival)

Prince George

Surpassing Our Survival (S.O.S. Society) provides counselling and support services in a safe and supportive environment for individuals, families and groups. S.O.S. Society works with women, children and men to help them overcome the effects of sexual violence

Prostate Cancer Canada Network Surrey

Surrey

As part of the Prostate Cancer Canada Network of support groups we will strive in our community to bring awareness, public education, advocacy, support of those affected, and research into the prevention, detection, treatment and cure of prostate cancer

Allies at UBC

University of British Columbia, Vancouver

We are a pro-feminist group committed to ending gender based violence and oppression.

While the majority of our work is carried out as allies of women and women’s organizations, we acknowledge that gender identity is complicated and that not everyone identifies as male or female.

The British Columbia Society for Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse (BCSMSSA)

Vancouver

The British Columbia Society for Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse (BCSMSSA) is a non-profit society established to provide therapeutic services for males who have been sexually abused at some time in their lives

The FREDA Centre for Research on Violence against Women and Children

Simon Fraser University, Vancouver

The FREDA Centre for Research on Violence Against Women and Children is a joint collaboration between academics at Simon Fraser University and community and women’s organizations working at the grass-roots level

Warriors Against Violence Society

Vancouver

The Warriors Against Violence Society is committed to helping First Nations families unlearn abusive and violent behaviors and reclaim their traditional values of equality, honor and respect for themselves and others

Women Against Violence Against Women (WAVAW)

Vancouver

We are a group of women working in the interests of women who have been victimized by sexual violence

Anti-Violence Project (AVP)

University of Victoria, Victoria

The Anti-Violence Project (AVP) is your on-campus sexual assault centre.

The Child Abuse Prevention & Counselling Society (CAPCS)

Victoria

The Child Abuse Prevention and Counselling Society (CAPCS), through the Mary Manning Centre, is the primary provider of therapy and victim services for children and youth in Greater Victoria who have experienced abuse

Men’s Trauma Centre

Victoria

The Men’s Trauma Centre exists to provide treatment and support services to adult and late adolescent males who are survivors of physical, emotional or sexual trauma as well as support for our clients’ significant others.

Women’s Sexual Assault Centre

Victoria

The Women’s Sexual Assault Centre supports, empowers and advocates for women who are survivors of sexualized violence and childhood sexual abuse and works to end this violence

Ending Relationship Abuse Society of British Columbia (ERA)

Province-wide: Chilliwack

The vision of ERA is to contribute to stopping violence in relationships through province-wide provision of effective, accessible, ethical services for individuals who have used abuse in relationships.

Prevent Shaken Baby Syndrome BC

Province-wide: Vancouver

Our program, here at BC Children’s Hopsital in Vancouver, is working to prevent shaken baby syndrome through a province-wide community-based educational program.

Prostate Cancer Canada Network

Province-wide: (including Courtenay and Surrey websites above)

Group work includes monthly meetings, one-on-one hospital visits, newsletters, awareness sessions, parades, and presentations at health fairs and service clubs like Rotary, Gyro, and Lions

I N F O R M A T I O N     A N D     R E F E R R A L S

Acquaintance Sexual Assault Simon Fraser University, Burnaby

Sexual Assault University of British Coumbia, Vancouver

Sexual assault: Where to go for help University of British Columbia, Vancouver

Sexual Assault University of Victoria, Victoria

Sexual Assault University of Victoria, Victoria

Sexual Assault University of Victoria, Victoria

Domestic Violence Agencies Province-wide:

Treatment Programs For Men Who Abuse Their Partners Province-wide: