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Read the Silenced: Canada's Sexual Assault Evidence Kit Accessibility Report 

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She Matters is committed to protecting the rights of survivors of sexual violence in Canada and beyond. Learn more about our advocacy initiative to make sexual assault evidence kits available at every Canadian hospital.



1 in 3 women globally are affected by sexual violence. You are not alone. She Rises Community offers a free virtual community for women-identifying survivors of all backgrounds.      



She Matters partner SAEF is a social enterprise strengthening reporting practices for cases of sexual violence and harassment. SAEF offers virtual and in-person training, policy development services, and consultation. 


"Where do I start" 

This is one of the most common feelings we experience as survivors. I was affected by sexual violence, now what? 

Tune in to the She Matters Podcast as we examine the reporting process, the justice system, our individual journey to healing, and much more as we share empowering stories from survivors around the world. 

You are not alone. We're Stronger Together. 

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She Rises Community

She Matters Community is our safe space to share our truths and heal in community. 

A community by survivors, for survivors. Where we can share the highs and lows of our healing journey without fear of judgment.

Here, you are not alone.

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Did you know Canada is experiencing a sexual assault evidence kit accessibility crisis?

Join She Matters in advocating to the Canadian government to mandate sexual assault kits be available at every Canadian Hospital, an action which will ensure access to justice for survivors across the country. Sign the petition founded by Gabrielle Doyon-Hanson advocating for access to sexual assault evidence kits for all survivors.


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