Sexual Violence Information and Resources

Immediate Supports for Survivors

If you have experienced sexual violence and need immediate support, call or visit the following resources to begin receiving the help you need.

Call or visit the U of A Sexual Assault Centre

2-705 SUB
780-492-9771

  • Anonymous drop-in support for students, faculty, and staff affected by sexual assault or abuse, sexual harassment, relationship violence, or stalking.
  • Detailed exploration of options available, safety planning, strategies for coping, and self-care. 
  • Free, comprehensive psychological services for survivors of sexual assault or abuse.
  • Follow-up support and/or accompaniment service for those who seek medical attention, want to report their experience, or are involved in a campus or judicial complaint process.
  • Advocacy to support the personal well-being, safety, academic, and professional success of students, staff, and faculty.

Call the 24-Hour Crisis Line

780-423-4121

The Sexual Assault Centre of Edmonton (SACE) offers a 24-hour Confidential Sexual Assault Crisis Line for anyone affected by sexual violence, or anyone supporting someone affected by sexual violence. The crisis line is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and 365 days a year.

Medical attention

For general medical treatment, pregnancy, or STI/HIV concerns:

  • Sexual Assault Response Team (SART) nurse
    access through Edmonton-area emergency rooms within 7 days of the assault
  • U of A Health Centre
    SUB 2-200
    780-492-2612
  • STI Clinic
    11111 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton
    780-342-2300
  • visit your personal family physician

For emergency contraception:

  • U of A Health Centre Pharmacy
    SUB 1-20
    780-492-2634
  • any pharmacy

Counselling and emotional support

  • U of A Counselling Services
    SUB 2-600
    780-492-5205
  • Employee & Family Assistance Program
    780-492-2249
  • Sexual Assault Centre of Edmonton (SACE)
    Suite 205
    14964 121A Ave
    780-423-4102
  • Interfaith Chaplains Association
    780-492-0339
  • talk with a trusted friend, family member, residence staff, or spiritual leader

Make a complaint

  • Edmonton Police Services
    780-423-4567 
  • University of Alberta Protective Services (UAPS)
    Education Car Park
    780-492-5050 
  • U of A Office of Safe Disclosure and Human Rights
    300 Campus Tower
    780-492-7325 
  • To report anonymously through a third party report, contact the U of A Sexual Assault Centre 
    2-705 SUB
    780-492-9771 
  • Not making a complaint is a valid option.