Calgary Communities Against Sexual Abuse is the primary sexual assault and sexual abuse crisis and education service provider for Calgary and surrounding areas.
They exists because sexual violence is a crime that is prevalent in our society and impacts a significant number of people.
CCASA provides specialized and individualized services to address the needs of sexual abuse and sexual assault survivors, their significant others, and the broader community. CCASA provides safe, accessible, professional services, for people of all races, abilities, religions, sexual orientations, or genders through providing seven core services: crisis intervention, counselling, education, outreach, police & court support, a volunteer program and leadership in the coordination of services related to sexual abuse and sexual assault.
To see all that they can provide for you visit www.calgarycasa.com
CCASA’s support and information line: 403-237-5888
CCASA’s Provincial toll-free support and information line: 1-877-237-5888
Our team here at AUArts Students’ Association (formerly ACADSA) has been actively engaged in creating awareness and change surrounding sexual violence on post-secondary campuses. Your Executive Committee(EC) has been promoting awareness of and creating positive change in regards to sexual violence and assault incidents and policies. Your EC is lobbying on a provincial level for Sexual Violence Policy standards within the Alberta Students’ Executive Council (ASEC), and within campus committees. For those looking for help or to help please look at our other resources available at www.auarts-sa.ca/sexual-violence-awareness/