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Stories from Survivors

My name is Tanya. I endured childhood sexual abuse from a very young age until I was 12 years old. My earliest memory is around 4 or 5 years old. At the age of six, I told an adult, but nothing happened to stop the abuse, and it continued. After telling and nothing being done, ... Read more
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2024 SAAM

Let’s explore the significance of Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM) and how you can play a vital role in the fight against sexual assault and rape! As we observe SAAM, it’s crucial to recognize the importance of raising awareness about sexual assault and its impact on individuals and communities. By shining a light on this ... Read more
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Breaking the Silence

Men Sharing Their Stories as Survivors of Sexual Assault Sexual assault is a deeply traumatic experience that affects individuals regardless of gender. While the majority of sexual assault survivors are women, it is crucial to acknowledge and support male survivors as well. Breaking the silence and sharing their stories can be a powerful and healing ... Read more
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What if My Drink is Drugged?

In social settings, it’s important to prioritize personal safety and be aware of the potential risks associated with drink tampering. While we hope such situations never occur, it’s crucial to be prepared and know how to test if your drink has been drugged. In this blog post, we will discuss several strategies and precautions you ... Read more
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Addressing Inappropriate Sexual Jokes with Co-workers

In any professional setting, it is essential to foster a respectful and inclusive environment where all employees feel comfortable and valued. Unfortunately, there may be instances when a co-worker makes an inappropriate sexual joke that crosses boundaries and creates discomfort. In this blog post, we will discuss effective strategies for addressing such situations and promoting ... Read more
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When Media Glorifies Rape

When media seems to glorify rape storylines, it can be disheartening and contribute to harmful narratives. However, there are ways to find and support media that portrays strong female lead characters who aren’t leaning on rape culture for character growth. Remember, change takes time, but your actions as a consumer can make a difference. By ... Read more
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