Canvas Health’s Abuse Response Services serves victims of sexual assault and teen relationship abuse in Washington County. The program offers a range of services, including 24-hour telephone crisis response, short-term counseling, 24/7 response to local hospital emergency rooms, support groups, legal advocacy, Safe at Home application assistance and community education. All services are free. If you have experienced a sexual assault or dating violence, call our 24 hour crisis line at (651) 777-1117 or our business office at (651) 251-5079.
Canvas Health also offers community education on a range of topics relating to violence and abuse.
Abuse Response Services Support Groups
The Sexual Violence Support Group is a free support group for adults who have experienced sexual abuse. The program is designed to help people recover from the effects of trauma and to help them find ways to grow, flourish and enjoy healthy relationships and happy lives. The group meets every Thursday from 5-6 p.m at Canvas Health’s Oakdale office. Download a flier about the adult support group here.
Read a recent article in Century College’s Century Times: Sexual Assault is Everyone’s Problem