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Emergency Mental Health Week – Office closed Oct 25-29

The CASASC office and services will be placed on “pause” from Monday, October 25 to Friday, October 29. During this time, we will be prioritizing our staff’s mental health and well-being. We aim to revitalize our team in order to provide the best services possible. The office will re-open and all services will resume on […]

POSTPONED – Ask an Expert Clinical Series – Parenting Conversation

Ask an Expert – Parenting + Sexualized Behaviour Conversations With Our Clinical Expert Join us for an informal 60 minute virtual session with our Child Therapist. Learn information related to parenting and supporting children and youth who display concerning sexualized behaviours. Or maybe you want to join us to discuss a situation or behaviour your […]

Over $1,800 raised for July Burger of the Month

  The Burger of the Month numbers are in. We are so happy to announce CASASC received the proceeds from the July Burger of the Month at Cilantro and Chive Red Deer. CASASC Executive Director Patricia Arango (middle left) accepted the $1,835 donation from Kim Kay of Cilantro and Chive (left) and Matt and Andy […]

Admin volunteer opportunity

Administrative Volunteer The Central Alberta Sexual Assault Support Centre (CASASC) is seeking vibrant and organized individuals to join our administration 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 […]

Ask an Expert Clinical Series – Sexualized Behaviour FAQs

Ask an Expert – Sexualized Behaviour FAQs and conversation with our clinical expert Join one of our child therapists for a virtual conversation about sexualized behaviour. Bring your questions and concerns or come to just to hear more. Curious about the sexualized behaviour your child/youth may be displaying? CASASC offers a specialized counselling program that […]

iRespect Learning Series – Consent 101

Join us as we learn the basics about consent and consent to sexual activity. Find sessions targeted for youth (in Grades 7-12), adults/parents and the general public. Our targeted session we will explore the basics to consent and consent to sexual activity as it relates to youth. Definitions, laws & ages of consent, sexting and […]

iRespect Learning Series – Intro to Sexual Violence

Want to enhance your sexual violence education? The CASASC education team will be hosting three virtual presentations via Zoom in August and September. Each session is 90 minutes long and is offered free-of-charge. The Intro to Sexual Violence presentation is a public awareness and education presentation that introduces and highlights definitions and concepts related to sexual violence. It […]

iRespect Learning Series – Services + Programs at CASASC

Curious about what services CASASC offers? The CASASC education team will be hosting six virtual presentations via Zoom throughout the months of August and September. Each session is 30 minutes long and is offered free-of-charge. The Services + Programs at CASASC presentation is a public awareness and education presentation that provides an overview of our agency. Receive […]

Mastermind Toys Red Deer Supports CASASC

The Central Alberta Sexual Assault Support Centre (CASASC) recently received a donation from Mastermind Toys Red Deer. CASASC staff accepted the 32 Creatable World dolls from Mastermind Toys Store Manager Breanna Gilbertson on July 20. The generous donation of dolls to CASASC will be used in the play therapy program. Play therapy is generally used […]

CASASC launches Only Yes Means Yes campaign

  CASASC is excited to soft launch the Only Yes Means Yes Campaign on July 19. Over the past few months the education, community relations and communications teams have collaborated to create an on-going poster and awareness campaign around positive consent conversations. The Only Yes Means Yes campaign challenges our consent conversations by reinforcing that […]