Accompanying Survivors – AQOCI and Digna

This brief gives a non-exhaustive picture of best practices for providing support medically, psychosocially and throughout the legal process. The present brief is divided as follows: 

  1. Introduction: a survivor-centered feminist approach 
  2. Planning 
  3. Disclosure of sexual violence: helpful attitudes 
  4. Medical accompaniment 
  5. Psychosocial accompaniment 
  6. Accompaniment throughout the legal process 
  7. Return to Canada