In the Media


Medicine Hat New, August 23, 2023 - Sanare Centre Receives $100K from Community Foundations of Canada

CHAT News Today, July 19, 2023 - Community support organizations receive two year funding support

Global News, April 13, 2023 - Province gives Alberta sexual assault centres $4M after $14M plea

CHAT News Today, January 30, 2023 - Sexual violence survivors in Medicine Hat wait up to six months for support, says Sanare Centre

Medicine Hat News, January 28, 2023 - Sanare Centre asking province for more support

Medicine Hat News, November 29, 2022 - Documentary encourages men to embrace opening up

CHAT News Today, November 12, 2022 - New reports shines spotlight on sexual abuse in schools, local supports available

CHAT News Today, October 5, 2022 - Funding to support social programs in southern Alberta

CHAT News Today, July 22, 2022 - Rise in youth trauma prompts outreach to community resources

MSN News, July 18, 2022 - Bonding Bingo provides fun, social-emotional learning

Medicine Hat News, July 6, 2022 - Child Advocacy Centre is one of a kind

Medicine Hat News, June 11, 2022 -  Sanare Centre takes new name to new location

TORONTO STAR, November 12, 2021 - Sanare Centre Helping Clients Heal From Trauma

G&GG 2019 Media Release

Media release- MHFVC community action plan

Press Release Unpacking Masculinity

Sheldon Kennedy Media Release

WAMIHS Media Release 2017

PRAIRIE POST, October 13, 2021, Medicine Hat's Sanare Centre doing a Fundraiser

CHAT NEWS, September 2, 2021, New report highlights the biggest impact COVID-19 has had on kids

CHAT NEWS, August 17, 2021, Better Together Gala to celebrate local business community

MEDICINE HAT NEWS, August 10, 2021 - A celebration of local success: Better Together Gala to celebrate strength of local business community

STAR, August 10, 2021 - A celebration of local success

CISION, July 29, 2021 - Government of Canada announces recipients of the $100-milion Feminist Response and Recovery Fund

BOW ISLAND COMMENTATOR, July 20, 2021 - Sanare Centre hosting Bonding Bingo

CHAT NEWS, June 24, 2021 - Bonding Bingo: family-friendly event happening this summer

CHAT NEWS, March 31, 2021 - Non-profit’s name change reflects new Child Advocacy Centre

MEDICINE HAT NEWS, October 14, 2020 - Semicolon tattoos raise $12K for mental health

MEDICINE HAT NEWS, September 22, 2020 - More artists ready for next semicolon tattoo event

CHAT NEWS, June 2, 2020 - Victims group calls out provinical government for "raid" on fund

CHAT NEWS, April 7, 2020 - SARC providing virtual support for front line workers during COVID-19 pandemic

CHAT NEWS, February 28, 2020 - Finanical benefit program for victims of violent crime being cut by the province

CHAT NEWS, August 27, 2019 - Support centre for youth victims of abuse in development

CHAT NEWS, May 6, 2019 - New help line launched for sexual assault survivors

CHAT NEWS, March 7, 2018 - SARC applauds provincial funding to help survivors of sexual assault

CHAT NEWS, February 15, 2018 - The influence of the court of public opinion

MEDICINE HAT NEWS, December 20, 2017 - County council moves to support Southeastern Sexual Assault Response Committee

CHAT NEWS, December 20, 2017 - More resources needed to help vicitms of sexual assault

CHAT NEWS, September 20, 2017 - MHPS and SARC announce partnership to assist adult survivors of sexual assault

MEDICINE HAT NEWS, June 16, 2017 - New testing increases window for medical exams after sexual assaults

CHAT NEWS, June 15, 2017 - Sexual Assault Response Team Forms in South Zone

102.1 CJCY FM, June 15, 2017 - Sexual Assault Response Team Available in the South Zone

CHAT NEWS, June 7, 2017 - Federal government proposes changes to sexual assault laws

MEDICINE HAT NEWS, June 5, 2017 - Walk a Mile surpasses previous year's numbers

MEDICINE HAT NEWS, May 9, 2017 - Flashy red pumps return to raise awareness of gender-based violence

CHAT NEWS, April 25, 2017 - Assaults on children spiking in Medicine Hat

THE 40-MILE COUNTY COMMENTATOR, April 11, 2017 - Raymond, ACWS bring domestic violence message to local communities

CHAT NEWS, February 27, 2017 - Medicine Hat College takes a stand against sexual violence

MEDICINE HAT NEWS, December 14, 2016 - #IBelieveYou lifting stigma of sexual assault

MEDICINE HAT NEWS, October 21, 2016 - Minister says more women needed in local politics

MEDICINE HAT NEWS, October 4, 2016 - Public invited to screening of The Mask You Live In

MEDICINE HAT NEWS, September 21, 2016 - #IBelieveYou campaign sets out to support victims of sexual assault

102.1 CJCY FM, September 20, 2016 - 'I BelieveYou' Campaign Launches at MHC

MEDICINE HAT NEWS, August 10, 2016 - Alberta victims of domestic violence can now break leases without penalty

CHAT NEWS, June 22, 2016 - Concerns Raised over the Treatment of Women in Politics

CHAT NEWS, June 5, 2016 - SARC Raises Nearly $7,000 with Walk a Mile in Her Shoes

MEDICINE HAT NEWS, May 19, 2016 - Walk a Mile in Her Shoes returns to raise awareness of gender-based violence

102.1 CJCY FM, January 15, 2016, Local Sexual Assault Response Team Launches

MEDICINE HAT NEWS, January 15, 2016 - Medicine Hat launches sexual assault response team

MEDICINE HAT NEWS, January 12, 2016 - Survey seeks services needed during economic slide

MEDICINE HAT NEWS, December 2, 2015 - Kind Communities Alliance looking for feedback regarding community services needed

102.1 CJCY FM, December 2, 2015 - KCA Survey To Identify Services In Economic Downturn 

COMMUNITY TV, October 30, 2015 - Gas City Roller Derby Anti-violence PSA

MEDICINE HAT NEWS, October 30, 2015 - Friend of the Monarch president: 'Don't throw the baby out with the bathwater'

CHAT NEWS, October 28, 2015 - Former Monarch Theatre Employee Speaks Out (about harassment allegations)

COMMUNITY TV, October 28, 2015 - Discussing Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

MEDICINE HAT NEWS, October 22, 2015 - SARC (and KCA) showing documentary examining struggles of masculinity

PRAIRIE POST, September 12, 2015 - SE Alta. on Board with #IBelieveYou Campaign

CHAT NEWS, August 31, 2015 - Sexual Assault Response (#IBelieveYou campaign)

CHAT NEWS, August 11, 2015 - What is Sexual Harassment?

PAM AND PEGGY SHOW, Shaw TV, July 22, 2015 - The Sexual Assault Response Committee (SARC)

MEDICINE HAT NEWS, June 8, 2015 - Red Heels, One Mile

MEDICINE HAT NEWS, May 28, 2015 - Walk a Mile in Her Shoes Event Returns to Spectrum

MEDICINE HAT NEWS, Nov. 6, 2014 – Reporting Sexual Assault Understandably Traumatic

CHAT NEWS, Oct. 31, 2014 – Women Share Stories of Sexual Abuse on Twitter

CHAT NEWS, Sept. 21, 2014 – Medicine Hat Youth Take to the Streets to Help End Domestic Violence

PRAIRIE POST, Oct. 25, 2013 – Level of Service Increasing for Victims of Sexual Violence

102.1 CJCY FM, Nov. 21, 2012 – Recognized for Their Role in Preventing Domestic Violence



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