April is sexual assault awareness month.
What is sexual violence? Sexual violence means that someone forces or manipulates someone else into unwanted sexual activity without their consent. Reasons someone might not consent include fear, age, illness, disability, and/or influence of alcohol or other drugs. Anyone can experience sexual violence including: children, teens, adults, and elders. Those who sexually abuse can be acquaintances, family members, trusted individuals or strangers.
SAFE is proud to be sponsoring events all month long to raise awareness about this important issue. Please check back to learn more about how you can stand up & speak out against sexual violence in this community.
SAFE is having a Friend Raising Fair on Saturday, May 16 from 10 AM to 3 PM. We hope you all will save the date! The Fair will showcase volunteer opportunities at SAFE, and feature fun & games for the whole family!
We are also looking for people to help out at the fair. Do you know how to make balloon animals, or have some other skill to keep the young'uns entertained? We need you!
We're also offering free space to local crafters. A donation to SAFE is welcome but not obligatory! Please contact Randi at 885-7233 or email@example.com to reserve your space today!