Our Team

ADMINISTRATION TEAM

Executive Director Shahnaz Rahman
Executive Assistant Eileen
Donor and Communications Coordinator Anoop
Resource Centre Receptionist Megan
Data Administrative Assistant Seshley

CRISIS VICTIM SUPPORT SERVICES TEAM

Crisis Victim Support Worker and Coordinator Kailey
Crisis Victim Support Worker Sundeep, Madison, Imran

COURT VICTIM SUPPORT SERVICES TEAM

Court Victim Support Worker and Co-Coordinator Katelyn, Gina
Court Victim Support Worker Aastha, Brittney, Sidra, Ronnie

MINISTRY OF CHILD & FAMILY DEVELOPMENT TEAM

Ministry of Child and Family Development Victim Support Worker and Coordinator Sarabjit
Ministry of Child & Family Development Victim Support Worker Preeti, Ambreen

SURREY INTIMATE PARTNER VIOLENCE UNIT

Intimate Partner Violence Unit Victim Support Worker and Co-Coordinator Lorraine, Neeru

SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT & SURREY MOBILE ASSAULT RESPONSE TEAM (SMART)

Surrey Mobile Assault Response Team (SMART) Coordinator Lynn
Special Victims Unit Support Worker and Coordinator Rakheen
SMART Support Worker and Special Victims Unit Support Worker Claire, Stephanie
SMART Support Worker Tayler, Nisha, Harsimran

COUNSELLING SERVICES TEAM – STOPPING THE VIOLENCE (STV) PROGRAM

Stopping the Violence Counsellor and Coordinator Melody
Stopping the Violence Counsellor Aditi, Ammen
Counselling Intake Worker Sharani

DIGNITY COUNSELLING SERVICES (DCS) PROGRAM

Dignity Counselling Counsellor and Co-Coordinator Sinead, Coneitia
Counsellor Tiffany, Carol, Lorena

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).