Consent Comes First, Office of Sexual Violence Support and Education Team provides free, confidential, trauma-informed, healing-centred support to Ryerson community members affected by sexual violence and other forms of gender-based violence. We create opportunities for people affected by violence to cultivate safety, healing and leadership on their own terms. Together with campus partners and the broader community, CCF provides education, programming and advocacy to foster a world free from gender-based violence.
Meet the Consent Comes First Team
Hi, my name is Farrah Khan (she/her), a settler, queer mixed-raced South Asian woman. I am the Manager of Consent Comes First. I support campus community members affected by sexual violence and gender-based violence, facilitate groups, lead education, campaigns and training in collaboration with community partners and provide expert advice regarding policy and procedures. I am a gender justice advocate who has spent two decades raising awareness about the intersections of gender-based violence and equity through education, counselling, policy and art creation. Learn more about me.
Get in touch with Farrah:
Phone: 416-979-5000 ext. 553596
Hi, I'm Jiaqing Wilson-Yang (she/her), a settler and mixed-race Chinese transwoman. I'm a Sexual Violence Specialist and I work with Faculty, Staff, and Students who have been affected by sexual and/or gender-based violence to get the supports they need to find justice and healing. I can work with you to support your academics, workplace life, manage the physical and emotional impacts of violence, and provide support throughout a reporting process if you choose to report. I also facilitate groups for survivors. Learn more about me.
Get in touch with Jiaqing:
Phone: 416-979-5000 ext 543469
Hi, my name is Fahamida Zahan (she/her), a settler and South Asian woman. I am a Sexual Violence Specialist at Consent Comes First (CCF), Office of Sexual Violence Support and Education. If you have been subjected to sexual harassment or assault, I am here to support you. Amongst other things, I can connect you with counselling and other resources, work with you to attain academic considerations or workplace accommodations, and assist you in making informed decisions if you decide to report. Please don’t hesitate to contact me, I look forward to connecting with you! Learn more about me.
Get in touch with Fahamida:
Phone: 416-979-5000 ext 543468
Consent Comes First: KHW-289
Address: 31 Gerrard Street East Kerr Hall West Building (KHW), Second floor, Toronto, ON M5B 2K3
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Connect with us to stay up to date with Consent Comes First events, programming and campaigns. For media and communications requests, please contact Farrah Khan - firstname.lastname@example.org