Posts Tagged ‘SAAM’

April 2, 2018

Sexual Assault Awareness Month 2018 – Stand with Survivors

Join us as we stand with survivors of sexual assault this April. As part of our annual Sexual Assault Awareness Month campaign, we have a range of special events to help you show your support for survivors and learn more about the impact of sexual violence on its victims. ‘What were you wearing’ touring exhibition … Read More »

April 24, 2017

4 things a Sexual Assault counselor wishes you knew

Peggy Wright has been counseling survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault for 19 years. There are four things she wishes everyone knew about sexual assault: It is never the victim’s fault. Seeking medical or victim services does not mean you have to file a police report. You cannot tell how the victim is feeling … Read More »

April 13, 2017

Talking to someone who has been sexually assaulted

It can be hard to know what to say or do when you discover that a friend or loved one has been sexually assaulted. Our Sexual Assault program team has put together some tips to help you. Listen – without judgement or comment, allowing your friend to tell his/her story in their own way and … Read More »