Kenora Sexual Assault Centre

Site: Kenora Sexual Assault Centre

Service: Community Support to Survivors of Human Trafficking and Sexual Exploitation

Description & Services
Description (Service) Human Trafficking is a criminal offence and involves recruiting, transporting, transferring, receiving, holding, concealing or harbouring a person, or exercising control, direction or influence over the movements of a person, for purpose of exploiting them or facilitating their exploitation 
Offers the following services to victims/survivors of human trafficking: 
  • Provides a confidential 24-hour Crisis Line 
  • Offers trauma counselling 
  • Provides outreach to individuals at risk of being victimized 
  • Offers education, prevention and community supports that will increase awareness and understanding of the causes of human trafficking 
  • Offers information on police investigation, medical and legal procedures 
  • Provides individuals advocacy and accompaniment through any procedures they choose 
  • Offers referrals when requested 
  • Provides information and support for families and friends of the victim or survivor of human trafficking 
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Services Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Kenora District ; Rainy River District
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
  • Survivors of human trafficking or sexual exploitation 
  • Will help adolescents but is mandated for 16 years and over
Application Call for assistance; collect calls accepted
Languages English ; French ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, Spanish; upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-468-7958
Toll Free Phone 1-800-565-6161
Crisis Phone 807-468-7233 (807-468-SAFE)
Fax 807-468-4808
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter
Primary Contact Mercedes Alarcon, Centre Director; Phone: 807-468-7958 ext 222; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Evelyn Larse, Crisis Line Coordinator; Email:
Located In Community Kenora
Address 101 Chipman St
Kenora, ON P9N 1V7
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Intersection Chipman St and First St S
Physical Access Not Accessible ; Specify wheelchair dependence when calling; will meet client at own home or other accessible location
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Northwest Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN) ; Federal - Ministry of the Attorney General (MAG)