The Office for Sexual Violence Response, Support and Education provides confidential, non-judgmental and non-directional support and education to students, faculty and staff of all genders who have been impacted by sexual violence. Our services can be accessed in both French and English.
We collect and maintain non identifying data on disclosures and reports of sexual violence on campus.
Our Location and Contact Info
550 Sherbrooke O. Suite 585 (west tower elevators 1-11)
Sexual Violence Response Advisor: 514.398.4486
Sexual Violence Education Advisor: 514.398.3786
Email: svoffice [at] mcgill.ca
Fall 2017/Winter 2018 Drop-in Hours
Tuesdays 9-11 a.m. and Fridays 10 a.m.-1p.m.
NEW: Find us at Macdonald Campus!
Student Services, room 121, Centennial Centre
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
- Wednesday, January 31st
- Friday, February 16th
- Wednesday, February 28th
- Wednesday, March 14th
- Wednesday, March 28th
- Friday, April 13th
- Friday, April 27th
Support and Advocacy
We seek to empower individuals impacted by sexual violence in making informed decisions based on their identified needs.
Crisis intervention & short-term crisis counselling
Resource coordination and referrals to on and off-campus services (medical, emotional)
Reporting information (McGill policies and procedures, McGill Security, police)
Accompaniment through internal and external reporting processes
Survivor support activities
Awareness and Prevention Initiatives
We believe that responding to and preventing sexual violence begins with critically exploring gender expectations, stereotypes, harmful social norms, and dynamics of power and privilege.
- Members of the McGill Implementation and Ad Hoc Committee through the Policy Against Sexual Violence
- Members of the McGill Sub Senate Committee on Women (SSCOW)
- Members of the Sans Oui, C'est Non!/ Without a Yes, It's a No! Provincial campaign
The office is run by full time staff members, student staff and volunteers.
- Bianca Tétrault: ts, Sexual Violence Education Advisor
- Émilie Marcotte: M.S.W, ts, Sexual Violence Response Advisor
- Consent McGill Office Assistant
- Social Work Intern
- Consent McGill Peer Educator Team