When someone you care about tells you that they have been sexually assaulted, it can be hard to hear. You may be unsure how to respond or unsure if you …
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For over 37 years, Independence House, Inc. has been sharing knowledge and skills with survivors in order for them to regain self-confidence, make informed decisions and initiate change in their lives in order to empowered, independently, and free from violence.
Independence House has been a consistent and continuous leader in increasing safety options for adult and children survivors of domestic and sexual violence; increasing knowledge and awareness about domestic and sexual violence prevention; elevating and improving Cape Cod’s response to domestic and sexual violence; and actively engaging with the community to end domestic and sexual violence.
Take a look at what has been recently covered by the news in relation to domestic violence and sexual assault. Bill Cosby’s sexual assault trial has ended in a mistrial. …
Here are a few articles we came across this month as we gear up for Sexual Assault Awareness Month, starting April 1st! New York Mayor Bill de Blasio has created …