Calgary Sexual Assault Response Team
Registered nurses, doctors and crisis counsellors offer medical treatment, emotional support and education about options for care and reporting for people who have been sexually assaulted in the past 4 days (96 hours).
- medical treatment with no police involvement
- medical treatment with police involvement and collection of a sexual assault exam kit
- medical treatment with no police involvement and collection of a sexual assault exam kit and 1 year to decide if you want to report to the police
Medical care includes treating or preventing sexually transmitted infections, pregnancy and other health concerns, follow-up testing and referrals to other health care services.
A crisis counsellor from Calgary Communities Against Sexual Abuse (CCASA) can provide support, give you information about common reactions to sexual assault and recovery, and support you, your family, friends or loved ones immediate and ongoing emotional needs.
Additional information is available at:
403-237-5888 (Calgary Communities Against Sexual Abuse), 403-266-1234 (Police), 403-944-1110 (Foothills Medical Centre switchboard), 403-955-6030 (Information), 403-955-6030 (CSART information line), 403-955-6200 (STI Clinic), 403-955-6500 (Sexual & Reproductive Health Clinics)
Service language options
Languages other than English in which this service may be delivered.
If you have been sexually assaulted within the past 4 days and you are:
- 14 years or older - go to the Sheldon M. Chumir Urgent Care Centre or any emergency department or urgent care centre
- under 14 years of age - go to the Alberta Children’s Hospital Emergency Department
If you have been sexually assaulted OVER 4 days ago, medical care and support is important.
Contact these services and organizations: