“Sexual violence is a social justice issue. All people have a basic right to be respected. People who commit violence take away that right. It can impact a person’s trust and feeling of safety.”–The National Sexual Violence Resource Center We can all play a part in preventing sexual violence through education and promotion of healthy […]
Sexual Assault Awareness
Title: Sexual Assault Awareness Month Description: Join us in promoting education and prevention around Sexual Assault in our community. Sexual assault can happen to anyone, regardless of ethnicity, gender identity, religious, sexual orientation, physical appearance, size or age. It up to us as individuals and a community to end sexual assault, victim blaming and victim […]
Title: Child Abuse Awareness & Prevention Month Description: Child Abuse has been defined as when a parent or caregiver, whether through action or failing to act, causes injury, death, emotional harm or risk of serious harm to a child. This includes child molestation, neglect, verbal and emotional abuse. Education about the signs of child abuse […]
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Human trafficking is a worldwide problem that affects people in cities, villages, towns and yes, even islands. UN Women, the United Nations organization dedicated to gender equality and the empowerment of women, examines coercion used by human traffickers and enslavers to trap victims in their video, “Don’t Let Yourself Become One of Them,” with English […]
â€œRaliance operates under a belief that sexual violence is preventable. We believe that if it can be learned, it can be unlearned.â€ –Sandra Henriquez, Executive Director, CALCASA-PreventConnect The National Sexual Violence Resource Center, CALCASA-PreventConnect and the National Alliance to End Sexual Violence have joined forces to create Raliance, a new initiative to end sexual violence […]