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Latest News| Oct 1, 2018

RAINN Hotline Helps Record Number of Survivors

Between Thursday, the day of the hearing, and Sunday, RAINN saw a 338 percent increase in hotline traffic. “History shows us that when high-profile allegations such as these are in the news it often causes others to reach out too. This story has clearly resonated with survivors, and has led thousands to reach out for help for the first time,” said RAINN president Scott Berkowitz.

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Sep 28, 2018

Me Too: Awareness into Action

It has been one year since survivors of sexual violence came forward and bravely told their stories with #MeToo. You may be thinking, “What’s next and how can I help?” RAINN has put together action steps that you can take to keep the spirit of #MeToo alive throughout the year.

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Oct 02, 2018

NLC Member Highlight: Cameron Esposito

Each month, RAINN features a member of its National Leadership Council (NLC). The NLC is a group of dedicated individuals who have shown their commitment to RAINN’s mission of supporting survivors and ending sexual violence. This month we checked in with comedian, survivor, and artist Cameron Esposito.

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Sep 25, 2018

RAINN Statement on Cosby Sentence

The women who shared their stories in the Cosby trial and sentencing showed admirable courage and strength. We are grateful that the court understood the seriousness of Cosby’s crime and sentenced him to prison. Let’s hope that the legacy of this case is that victims feel empowered to come forward, knowing that it can truly make a difference in bringing perpetrators to justice.

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Latest News | March 22, 2015
March Survivor Spotlight: Self Harm

Sarah's story illustrates how self harm is sometimes used as a coping method after sexual assault

Latest News | February 12, 2015
February Survivor Spotlight: Teen Dating Violence Awareness

Rachael discusses recovery from a violent relationship

Latest News | January 08, 2015
January Survivor Spotlight: Stalking Awareness

Marianne discusses how she dealt with and healed from sexual violence and stalking

Latest News | December 16, 2014
M.E. Hart's Story

Latest News | November 12, 2014
November Survivor Spotlight: Runaway Prevention Awareness

Shikema and Iris discuss their runaway experiences and recovery from sexual abuse

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