EVA Canada has documented the results of its National Survey of Sexual Violence Organizations and Services (SVOs) in a series of Research Briefs.
Click on a category of focus below to view specific findings about Canada’s sexual violence sector, from the perspective of frontline SVOs* providing care and other supports to survivors of sexual violence.
ABOUT SVOs: *SVOs refer to non-governmental organizations focused on preventing and/or addressing sexual violence, whether through the provision of services, conducting public education, and/or advocating for better laws and policies. These include community-based sexual assault centres, as well as other organizations that offer specialized sexual violence programming.
ABOUT THE SURVEY: The national bilingual survey was administered to 114 SVOs across Canada between June and November 2022, with a final sample size of 102 organizations. Designed using a participatory approach, the 80-question survey had strong representation by geographic region and by organization type.