Posts Tagged ‘violence prevention’

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 »

May 27, 2015

Bystander Intervention Key to Ending Sexual Assault

This article is copied from Pitt News posted Tuesday, May 26, 2015 5:11 pm | Updated: 6:19 pm, Tue May 26, 2015. The Pitt News Editorial Board What does sexual assault look like? Does it have to be explicit physical contact, like groping, or can it be more subdued, like telling someone to smile? Last semester, … Read More »

April 27, 2015

FBWC Offers Free Summer Camps!

The Fort Bend Women’s Center and its Violence Prevention Team are thrilled to pilot two free summer camps for middle, junior and high school students. The camps will utilize the Expect Respect SafeTeens Leadership Program, an interactive training in interpersonal violence prevention and peer leadership for youth, ages 12 to 18. The camps will include a … Read More »