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.

Help Resources

For emergencies, call 911

Info-Santé / Info-Social: call 811

Free and confidential telephone service, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Les Survivantes de Laval (the survivors): 514-894-4593

Awareness and prevention of prostitution and sexual exploitation. Help offered to vulnerable people and professionals.


CAVAC (Crime Victims Assistance Centre): 1-866-532-2822

In the Laval region: 
450 688-4581

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

Call 811.

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):
450 669-9053

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


Young and need to talk? Call Tel-jeunes at 1-800-263-2266, text 514-600-1002, or visit www.teljeunes.com/Tel-jeunes (in French), 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Kids Help Phone: 1-800-668-6868


Info-Police line

In the Laval region:
450 662-INFO (4636)

To provide confidential information on an investigation or a certain matter.

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.

If you reside in Laval

– Contact the CIDS de Laval (Center for Intervention in Sexual Delinquency) for help:

cidslaval.com/cids-cisd (in French)

Outside of Laval

Call Info-Social at 811 to be referred to an agency in your region.