Statistics

  • Only 10% of women file a complaint with the police
  • Nearly 42% of women wait for 13 years before looking for help at one of our centres
  • 76.3% of requests are connected to incest or sexual assault in childhood or adolescence
  • More than 47.5% of the women are 30 years old and older
  • Victims may remain silent for a very long time because of the shame, guilt and fear associated with sexual violence
  • 96.8% of sex offenders are known to the victims
  • 87% of sexual assaults are perpetrated in private homes
  • 39% of sexual assaults take place in a dwelling that both victim and assailant share,16% at the victim's dwelling, 22% in the assailant's dwelling,6.3% in a public place, 4% at workplace or school and 1.4% in public transportation
  • More than 27% of women and teenage girls ask a CALACS for help in the year following the assault
  • 15.3% of assailants are teenage boys

 

 

RQCALACS News

apr
24

Les personnes intéressées ont jusqu'au 20 mai 2019 pour soumettre leur candidature au poste d'agente de liaison au volet diversité et intersectionnalité et au poste d'agente de liaison à l'analyse des enjeux et incidences politiques.

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sep
19

The Quebec Coalition of Sexual Assault Centers (RQCALACS) and its members highlight, on Friday September 21st 2018, the 37th day of action on sexual violence against women by launching a new campaign: Ça me regarde!

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feb
21

Le RQCALACS offre un contrat d’un an, avec possibilité de renouvellement, à une agente de liaison responsable du volet analyse des enjeux et incidences politiques.

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