Sexual Abuse Centre (Thunder Bay)

Service: Counselling Services

Description & Services
Public Comments Group sessions are held in September and late January. Call to register
Description (Agency) The role of this agency is to counteract the damaging effects of violence on individuals, families and the community as a whole
Description (Service)
  • Provides telephone information and support 
  • Provides counselling on a brief, short and long term basis 
  • Provides information regarding legal, medical, police, court and referral services 
  • Accompanies clients upon request to related meetings and appointments 
  • Provides assistance with Criminal Injuries Compensation and Victim Impact Statements 
  • Provides workshops, seminars, and current information on sexual assault and sexual abuse 
  • Provides 12 week groups for survivors of sexual abuse
Hours Office Mon-Fri 9:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Thunder Bay District
Eligibility Ages: 14 year(s) and up 
Survivors of sexual assault (rape) 
Individuals (male or female) who have recently or in the past been sexually assaulted by a stranger, acquaintance, friend or present/former partner
Survivors of sexual abuse 
  • Adolescent and adult (male or female) survivors of childhood sexual abuse by a family/non-family member 
  • family members, spouses, partners or friends of victims/survivors
Sexual Harassment  
  • Individuals who have experienced sexual harassment
  • Ask to speak to the Intake Worker for counselling or crisis response 
  • Walk-ins are welcome
Languages English ; French - Staff person, no services provided
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone Business line 807-345-0894
Toll Free Phone 1-866-311-5927
Crisis Phone Mon-Sun 24 hours 807-344-4502
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Primary Executive Deborah Dika, Executive Director
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 385 Mooney Ave
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 5L5
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Intersection Mooney Ave and Fort William Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1975
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Attorney General; Ministry of Health and Long Term Care - North West Local Health Interation Network (NWLHIN) ; Federal