After the conviction of Jerry Sandusky on 45 criminal counts for sexually abusing 10 boys, we believe there is a way forward through dialogue and the destruction of myths and stereotypes around male sexual abuse. Read more on the Joyful Heart Foundation Blog.
The trial of Jerry Sandusky focused the country’s attention on the sexual abuse of boys. It also showcased the tremendous courage of the young men who came forward, who testified in court, and in so doing spoke powerfully to their own truths, and also to the larger truth of the sexual victimization of male children…. Learn more »
AOL Impact has awarded 1in6 a two week pro bono ad campaign that will reach tens of millions of people through their web and mobile based advertising platform. The ads below will run on AOL properties, including the Huffington Post through the first week of July 2012.
This week on 1in6 Thursday’s, Emiliano C. Diaz de Leon celebrate the fathers and father figures around the country who are survivors of childhood sexual abuse, especially those who embody the values of strength, character and courage in their daily lives. Read more on the Joyful Heart Foundation Blog.
1in6, Inc. and RAINN Join Forces to Provide a 24/7 SupportLine for Men who were Sexually Abused as Children
1in6, Inc. — a nonprofit organization whose mission is to help men who may have had unwanted or abusive sexual experiences in childhood live healthier, happier lives — has worked with RAINN, the world’s largest anti-sexual violence organization, to provide a 24/7 SupportLine for men, their family and friends who are seeking real-time assistance, information… Learn more »