Has your boyfriend or friend asked you to dance or sleep with other people? Are you under someone else’s control? Do you need to talk about it? Contact help in your region.
Have you witnessed acts of sexual exploitation or do you know a youth who has been the victim of sexual exploitation? Here’s how to help.
Info-Santé / Info-Social: call 811
Free and confidential telephone service, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
CAVAC (Crime Victims Assistance Centre): 1-866-532-2822
In the Laval region:
CAVACs offer front-line services to all victims of crime and their immediate family and to witnesses to a crime. The centres provide assistance regardless of whether the perpetrator of the crime has been identified, apprehended, prosecuted or convicted.
Reporting a situation to the Director of Youth Protection (DYP)
In the Laval region: 450 975-4000
To report a situation in another region, please consult the following link:
Resources for victims of sexual assault
Provincial help line for victims of sexual assault:
1 888 933-9007
Help line that provides a listening ear, information and referrals for victims of sexual assault, their families and professionals.
Bilingual, confidential service, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Sexual assault designated centers
If you experienced a sexual assault in the past five days, go to the emergency.
In the Laval region :
Centre de prévention et d’intervention pour les victimes d’agression sexuelle (prevention and intervention centre for victims of sexual assault, CPIVAS):
Community organization in Laval that helps women, men and children who have experienced a sexual assault.
www.cpivas.com (in French)
24/7 emergency line: 1 888-933-9007
Listening and referral
Worried about your own thoughts or behaviours, or those of someone close to you? Have you paid for sexual services from minors, or are you thinking about it? We can help.