#MeToo: How do we Support Survivors and Leverage this Moment to Create Lasting Change? What is happening with this increase in awareness and discussion of sexual violence and harassment, and why now? • The past month marks a watershed moment, when survivors of sexual violence and harassment have come forward using social media and the […]
Talking Points: #MeToo: How do we Support Survivors and Leverage this Moment to Create Lasting Change? What is happening with this increase in awareness and discussion of sexual violence and harassment, and why now? The past month marks a watershed moment, when survivors of sexual violence and harassment have come forward using the hashtag #MeToo […]
NORTH CAROLINA COALITION AGAINST SEXUAL ASSAULT TO HOST PRESS CONFERENCE IN WAKE OF NATIONAL ATTENTION TO SEXUAL VIOLENCE AND HARASSMENT
Raleigh, NC– In recent months, growing national and worldwide conversations have brought the prevalence and pervasiveness of sexual violence and harassment to the forefront. From the outcry of those violated by people in positions of power in Hollywood and beyond to survivors using the hashtag #MeToo, people continue to courageously speak out. It is time […]
Wednesday November 29th 11:00am – 12:30pm News headlines frequently feature online predators, sexting, sextortion, and revenge porn. The role of technology in sexual assault is much broader than those soundbite topics. As technology has become woven into almost every aspect of our daily lives, it has also been woven into the dynamics of sexual assault. […]
Save the date for the Project No Rest 2017 Conference: FEET (Fortifying Efforts to Eradicate Human Trafficking) on the Ground in NC! The conference will take place on Tuesday, August 15 – Wednesday, August 16, 2017 in Asheville, NC. For more information, go to projectnorest.org or email Jenny Vaughn at firstname.lastname@example.org.
NCCASA is excited to open registration for youth participants and adult chaperones for the 2017 Young Advocates Institute, July 7-9, 2017 at North Carolina A&T State University, Greensboro, NC! The cost to attendees is $35 per person. Ten scholarships will be offered to youth in need of financial assistance. If your child or group needs financial assistance, please […]
We are pleased to announce the 2017 Young Advocates’ Institute, July 7-9, on the campus of North Carolina A & T State University in Greensboro, NC. Registration for attendees will open May 15 and closes on the firm deadline of June 5. See more information here!
Equality NC Guest Blog Post: NCGA Should Act to Address Conditions Leading to Sexual Assault against Trans Women
Equality NC Guest Blog Post: NCGA Should Act to Address Conditions Leading to Sexual Assault against Trans Women Ames Simmons, Director of Transgender Policy, Equality NC As we observe national Sexual Assault Awareness Month this April, it is important to highlight the epidemic of violence and assault toward transgender people in our state and across […]
For the rest of SAAM 2017, NCCASA will be sharing on our social media ways that each of us can be a part of #EndingRapeCulture. Thanks to all of you who have engaged with us in our #SAAMinNC social media campaign so far! We hope that everyone will join the conversation for the rest of […]