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Amelia Rising Sexual Assault Centre of Nipissing

Sexual Assault Centre


In an effort to reduce the spread of COVID-19. the office will be closed to the public, and will be open to those who have a scheduled appointment. 
  • A staff member will be checking our voicemail and email inbox daily Monday through Friday and will return your message as soon as possible.
  • Please note that at this time we are still offering counselling support over the phone or via Zoom if you are a registered client with us.
  • If you are not currently registered, please call Melinda (she/her) at 705-840-2403 ext. 0, and indicate that you would like to start services with us.
  • Leave your contact information if you reach our voicemail and we will return your message.

Works to empower and provide a voice for women and the communities in which they live in order to:
  • Eliminate violence against women and children
  • Create social change regarding issues of equality and justice
  • Develop, apply and increase awareness of anti-oppressive approaches
  • Provide healing from sexual violence
Provides a variety of services, including:
  • Advocacy, information and referral
  • Beyond Trauma group counselling
  • Food and clothing bank (currently closed due to COVID-19)
  • Individual counselling
  • Journey of Life Group
  • Workshops
Hours of Operation
0830 - 1630
0830 - 1630
0830 - 1630
0830 - 1630
0830 - 1630

Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Crisis Mon-Sun 24 hours
Individuals 16 years and older who are:
  • Survivors of sexual abuse and assault
  • Families, friends and partners of survivors

Outreach for youth ages 12 years and up
Application Process
  • Call for information about workshops or counselling services
  • No application process for crisis line
Documents Required
No documents required
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Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
June 3, 2021