Tags : Chinook Sexual Assault Centre

Raising awareness for Child Abuse Prevention Month

October is Sexual Abuse Prevention Month. The Chinook Child and Youth Advocacy Centre is looking to raise awareness surrounding child sexual abuse. The Chinook Sexual Assault Centre helped support 83 children in the past year, ranging in age from two to 17. Child Advocacy Centre’s provide children, youth, and their families who have experienced sexual […]Read More

Campaign hoping to make workplaces harassment-free

The #momentsmatter initiative was started by the Association of Alberta Sexual Assault Services. Kristine Cassie, the CEO for the Chinook Sexual Assault Centre in Lethbridge, says the program will help to deal with sexual harassment in the workplace. “We do know that through studies that have been done that sexual harassment is something that still […]Read More

Chinook Sexual Assault Centre hits 2 year milestone

The Chinook Sexual Assault Centre just celebrated its 2nd anniversary in our community. From providing crisis support, to counselling the nonprofit group says it has seen a lot of growth since opening its doors a couple of years ago. According to the group's Executive Director, Kristine Cassie, sadly they have also seen an influx of assaults on children. Read More