Here is some additional information about the services offered at the Sexual Assault & Domestic Violence Care Centre at Women's College Hospital.
We define "sexual assault" and "domestic violence" as follows:
Sexual Assault: Any form of sexual activity with another person without her/his consent. It includes forced kissing, grabbing, fondling and attempted or completed rape.
Domestic Violence: Verbal or physical acts used to control a person by creating fear, isolation and entrapment. Abuse can take many forms, including physical, emotional, sexual and financial. Abuse can occur in intimate relationships regardless of gender and/or sexual identities.
Our staff is committed to reaching out and building relationships with community partners in order to:
We are also involved in research to help increase understanding of the issues and impact of sexual assault and intimate partner abuse.
You may also find the following resources of interest:
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Sexual Assault and Abuse
Women's College Hospital (main building)
76 Grenville Street
Toronto, ON M5S 1B2
We are wheelchair-accessible and every effort is made to provide sign language and cultural interpretation when necessary.