Entries by Team Member

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation 2022

The CASASC office will be closed Friday, September 30 for the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. CASASC staff, led by the Kinship Intervention Program (KIP), will be participating in reflection, awareness and educational initiatives throughout the day. We seek to honour First Nations, Inuit and Métis survivors and their families, acknowledging the ongoing impacts […]

The importance of prevention

By Bailey Martineau The Importance of Prevention: Welcome to prevention education. We’re so glad that you have found us! You may be wondering what ‘prevention education’ is and why is it important for you, your children, grandchildren, and all school children.  Well, you have come to the right place!  This blog will explore the importance […]

Monthly update – CASASC Connections – September

Welcome back to CASASC Connections. This is a space where we provide updates on our services, programs and all things CASASC for the month of September.   Community Booths Come visit us at community booths and events. September 9 @ Golden Circle (Red Deer) September 15 @ Bowden Community Registration Night (Bowden) September 29 @ […]

Connecting with community prevents violence

By Kailee Mears The central Alberta region has many amenities and attractions that draw people to settle in our communities. People from all walks of life choose to settle in our unique towns and neighbourhoods which offer a wide range of services, work, play and opportunities to connect. Connecting with other people has benefits for […]

Monthly update – CASASC Connections – August

  Welcome back to CASASC Connections. This is a space where we provide updates on our services, programs and all things CASASC for the month of August.   Community Reach Questionnaire We have put together a quick 2 min questionnaire and are asking for your support in filling it out. We are looking to gather […]

NEW Session- What happens on a sexual violence help line?

What happens on a 24/7 Sexual Violence Helpline? (60 min) Join us for an informal session about operating and volunteering on a 24/7 sexual violence helpline. Supported by volunteers with CASASC and available by phone, text and webchat to anyone in Alberta, the help line provides support to anyone impacted by sexual violence (direct or […]

Have a “hot” consent summer

By Sarah Maetche Summer is finally here. It’s time to come out of our dormant Alberta spring/winter shells and have a hot consent summer. Like Megan the Stallion said about “hot girl summer,” we can enjoy this summer feeling confident in who we are, have fun and practice consent while doing it. Coming out of […]

Volunteer dog walker opportunity

Volunteer Dog Walker The Central Alberta Sexual Assault Support Centre (CASASC) is seeking energetic and fur-loving individuals to join our team in a volunteer capacity. About Us: The Central Alberta Sexual Assault Support Centre (CASASC) is a voluntary, non-profit organization serving the Central Alberta region under the direction of a community-based Board of Directors. We […]

Monthly update – CASASC Connections – July

Welcome back to CASASC Connections. This is a space where we provide updates on our services, programs and all things CASASC for the month of June.   Community Reach Questionnaire We have put together a quick 2min questionnaire and are asking for your support in filling it out. We are looking to gather an understanding […]

Education Program receives Inspiration Award

The CASASC Education Program is the recipient of a provincial award recognizing leadership in sexual violence prevention. CASASC Education team members attended the 2022 Inspiration Awards ceremony in Calgary on June 24. A total of ten Inspiration Awards were presented by the Ministry of Community and Social Services to individuals and groups for their leadership […]