Sexual Assault and Relationship Violence – the Victoria Sexual Assault Centre has counselling for women ages 13 and up who have been sexually assaulted. Crisis line (250) 383-3232 – tips for teens about relationship violence through social media and technology. – all written by teen girls, this is a great book on everything to do with love, relationships and being a strong woman. – A program that empowers young men to join the fight to stop sexual violence. Look at“Our Strength is not for hurting” campaign ( – a multi media program for youth that deals with stopping violence. – The Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network. A non-profit organization, operating a national hotline for victims of sexual assault all over the US. – The Date Safe Project. A non-profit organization focused on promoting communication and consent. – a resource on the web where teens and young adults can learn about domestic and dating violence, as well as their legal rights and options. – Rape Crisis Network Ireland. The national representative body for Rape Crisis Centres in Ireland.

Sexual Health – the Native Youth Sexual Health Network is “a North-America wide organization working on issues of healthy sexuality, cultural competency, youth empowerment, reproductive justice, and sex positivity by and for Native youth.” – SisterSong Women of Colour Reproductive Health Collective. – “Sex Education for the real world.” An interactive website all about sexual health. – a site for youth about sexual health and how to prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS and Hep C – a website by youth for youth! Lots of articles on sexuality written by youth. – a place to ask anonymous questions and get honest, straightfordward answers. – the coalition for positive sexuality has info on homosexuality, safe sex, and how to get sex education into your school. – lots of information for girls ages 11 and up on sexual health, relationships, and being strong.

Other Youth Websites – As stated on the website, “The VNFC mandate is to meet the needs of Native people in the Greater Victoria area by providing them with services and information designed to enhance traditional values and cultures of the Native Peoples.” – factual, straighforward information about all kinds of drugs. Get informed.

Online Safety – excellent information about online safety. Good links to other sites about on line safety for youth. – good information for youth and parents about how to stay safe in chat rooms.