When picturing a survivor of sexual abuse, you might immediately imagine a girl or woman, especially now in the wake of the #MeToo movement.
An emotional new PSA, however, wants to broaden your perceptions about survivors to include boys and men.
The recent attention to the issue of sexual assault is good in that “the discussion helps break the stigma,” — but it can also be triggering for survivors.
This past January, 1in6 celebrated its 11th anniversary; My Friend’s Place and The Youth Project also had anniversaries that month. All told, the three organizations that I’ve been involved with are celebrating a combined 59 years of service to the LA community and beyond. I couldn’t be happier.
Bustle News December 30, 2017 By SUMMER LIN With more powerful men being exposed as alleged sexual abusers and the watershed #MeToo movement sparking a national dialogue on sexual assault, 2017 is shaping up to be the year sexual misconduct was finally taken seriously. While many people are glad that powerful men are finally being held
In the wake of the #MeToo movement, sexual assault hotlines are receiving a record number of phone calls and messages. Now sexual assault service organizations are scrambling to keep up with the flood of calls.