SAFFRON Centre’s mandate is to provide counselling services to persons who have suffered from sexual assault, abuse and sexual violence, as well as those person who have been affected by sexual assault (e.g. support persons, family members, etc., of someone who has experienced sexual assault) and also to provide proactive education regarding sexual assault, abuse and sexual violence to all individuals and to change attitudes, beliefs and myths surrounding sexual assault.
Working to support the healing and empowerment of those who have been affected by sexual assault, abuse and sexual violence; and to promote change in attitudes, beliefs and social norms.
Healthy children, healthy families, healthy communities; working together to create a society free from the negative effects of sexual assault, abuse and sexual violence.
To join our Board, please fill in the Board Recruitment Form
To become a Friend of SAFFRON, please in fill in this Membership Form
To volunteer, please fill in the Volunteer Application Form
Seeds of Healing Therapy
Effective therapy looks not only at the surface of the problem, but the underlying individual, intrapersonal, familial, social, and cultural issues. We work at providing outstanding service and care to victims of:
- Recent or historical sexual assault, and sexual abuse
- Sexual violence, including sexual exploitation
- Recent or historical childhood sexual assault, and/or abuse
- PTSD as a result of sexual trauma
These services are also provided to caregivers and supporters of sexual assault, sexual abuse or sexual violence.
Support for Victims of Crime
Information and assistance available for applying for Financial Benefits and Restitution and writing Victim Impact Statements. Court Preparation and Court Accompaniment also available.