Description
Description (Service) COVID-19 Response During the COVID-19 Pandemic, staff are working remotely and full services are available. Messages can be left on office numbers and are retrieved daily on business days. New referrals are being accepted. We will assist service users with technology needed to access our programs if this is a barrier. Women, trans and non binary folks who have experienced sexual assault can receive crisis and long term counselling through phone or online support.  
 
A new live chat service is available through mpssas.org 
 
Regular Service: 
Offers a Women's Sexual Assault Helpline and various sexual assault services including: referral and advocacy *counselling * court, police, or hospital accompaniment services * public education and community development 
 
Other programs include: 
Sexual Assault Therapy program for women 16 years and up, and their families, who have suffered the trauma of sexual assault including crisis intervention * individual and group therapy * community education and referrals and consultation with other stakeholders  
 
Sexual Assault Intervention for Living (SAIL) program provides individual and group therapy to women survivors of sexual abuse/assault * Model of service is feminist psychotherapy utilizing numerous attachment informed and mindfulness based approaches * This is a four stage group based program 
 
Women begin long term counselling programs through a 3 workshop series - SAIL 1 * They do not have to share their name or information about their selves in the workshop to begin, they will become familiar with the program first * SAIL 1 is run 3 times yearly 
 
Also offers Survivor to Survivor - a peer mentoring program * Women survivors of sexual assault can be paired with a trained Survivor Mentor who will offer individual support in the community * Contact for more information.
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm * Crisis helpline telephone: Mon-Sun 24 hours * Survivor mentors provide support as arranged with their mentees
Areas Served Muskoka District ; Parry Sound District
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
 
Women and their families experiencing the trauma of sexual assault
Application By phone * If individual wishes to be called, notify by Facebook message or email
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Bracebridge
Address & Map
29 Manitoba St, Ste 1
Bracebridge, ON P1L 1S4
 
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Intersection Taylor Rd and Manitoba St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-646-2122
Toll Free Phone 1-877-406-1268
Crisis Phone Women's Sexual Assault Helpline: Daily 24hr 1-800-461-2929
Fax 705-645-7839
Website www.mpssas.com
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/mpssas
Twitter Twitter: www.twitter.com/MPSSAS1
Primary Contact Laurie Lamont, Muskoka Area Coordinator; Email: laurie@mpssas.com
Volunteer Coordinator Linda Clarke, Intake and Volunteer Coordinator
Primary Executive Lauren Power, Executive Director; Email: lauren@mpssas.com

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