Women's Sexual Assault Centre of Renfrew County

24hr Support and Crisis Line: 1-800-663-3060

"Women working together
to END sexual violence through community connections."

About Abuse Get Involved Resources About Us

Who Are We?

We offer support to women over the age of 16, who have experienced, or who are experiencing some form of sexual violence.  We also offer support to family members, partners and the community.  We are a non-profit organization, funded by the Ministry of the Attorney General, and the generous support of people in Renfrew County. 

The centre opened it's doors in Renfrew County in 1993 to support sexually assaulted women, by listening, sharing information and offering resources.  Since then, we have GROWN to include:

  • A 24 hour - CONFIDENTIAL, Support & Crisis Line, for survivors of recent or historical sexual violence (as well as for those who are supporting them)

  • Information & Community referrals

  • Advocacy

  • A Lending Library of books, videos, DVD's & CD's (can be used for school projects)

  • Extensive Volunteer Training & Opportunities

  • Workshops & Seminars

  • Public Speaking to community groups, religious organizations, schools, colleges, and other service providers

  • Display booths at malls and information fairs

  • Information for youth

What We Believe

Our mission is to support women who are experiencing, or who have experienced sexual violence at any time in their lives.  We are committed to work towards ending the violence against, and the oppression of women.  The uniqueness and diversity of the women in Renfrew County is recognized in everything we do.

Contact Us

Box 1274 Pembroke, ON, K8A 6Y6
Business Line: (613) 735-5551 Fax: (613) 735-8722

Send email to: directorwsac@vianet.ca with questions or comments about this web site.
Last modified: 01/08/2010