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Posted on: May 9, 2019

By Jodie Bergeron, Cohen & Malad LLP

April has been designated as Sexual Assault Awareness Month, a campaign to raise public awareness about sexual assault and to promote prevention and education for sexual violence and abuse. But sexual violence doesn’t last for only a month, and neither should our awareness and our efforts to prevent it. 

Here are a few links provided by the CDC with resources and information on sexual violence prevention.

Stop SV: A Technical Package to Prevent Sexual Violence
Sexual Violence on Campus: Strategies for Prevention
Reporting on Sexual Violence

If you or someone you know is a victim of sexual assault, abuse, or violence, there are multiple organizations at the local, state and national levels who can help.

Families First
Indiana Coalition to End Sexual Assault
Your 2019 Guide to Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month

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