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Acts of mutilation are used to control women’s sexuality and deprive them of their independence.
Abusers distort information, presenting it in another light or completely omitting certain details.
It's form of sexual violence. There is nothing innocent about it.
Engaging in sexual activity without someone's consent is sexual assault.
The consequences of sexual violence do not have to define the rest of a victim’s life.
When an adolescent or young adult who is close to you is a victim of sexual exploitation
When someone profits—for instance, money or prestige—by using another person’s sexuality, without their consent or consideration for their wellbeing, that’s
Whether you have experienced sexual violence recently or as long as several years ago, you have access to help, in person, by phone or online.
To talk to someone, obtain support or find out what resources are available to you, call one of our Sexual Violence Helpline counsellors at 1 888 933-9007.