Funding Model

Surrey Women’s Centre is a non-profit organization that is dedicated to the prevention of gender-based violence and supporting survivors by providing direct services and programs in Surrey. Being a non-profit community based organization we rely on the generosity of our donor community to support most of our programs.

Where your support goes

Your donations help us provide critical life saving programs to survivors of gender-based violence.  In 2020, donor support enabled us to provide our services to over 13,943 individuals.

6119
SMART Van Clients
2490
Drop-In Clients
2336
Community Based Victim Services
1230
Counselling Clients
951
Resource Centre
721
Crisis Callers
96
Domestic Violence

Facts & Figures

82%
Of all survivors of sexual assault are female
80%
Of all sexual assaults are committed by someone the survivor knows
71%
Of women reporting sexual assaults said those assaults had long lasting negative impacts on their lives
50%
1 in 2 women experience sexual assault at least once after the age of 15
30%
Of homeless population in Surrey are female
1%
Less than 1% of sexual assaults experienced by women lead to convictions
6Days
In Canada, 1 woman is killed every 6 days by her intimate partner
6x
Indigenous women are killed at 6 times the rate of non-indigenous women

Our Partners

Together We Can End Gender Based Violence

Please help us keep women safe and secure

In 2020, one woman was violently killed every 2.5 days in Canada according to a report in the Canadian Femicide Observatory For Justice & Accountability (CFOJA).