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Latest News| May 3, 2019

Trauma and Mental Health

Millions of Americans and their families feel the effects of trauma on mental health each year, and a portion of those people are survivors of sexual violence. Mental Health Awareness Month this May is a time to reflect on how to support those in your life who experience difficulties with mental health, reduce stigma around seeking treatment, and advocate for equal access to care.

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May 06, 2019

NLC Member Highlight: Katherine Miller

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 RAINN board member, Katherine Miller.

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May 06, 2019

Closer Look: RAINN’s Volunteer Program

In honor of RAINN’s 25th anniversary, each month we’ll be taking a closer look at the people and programs that are essential in our work to help survivors today and every day. This month, we’re shining a spotlight on RAINN’s volunteer program.

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Mar 04, 2019

Turn Awareness into Action this April

Individuals and communities across the country recognize Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month (#SAAPM) each April. This year, as RAINN reflects on 25 years of helping survivors, we’re making this April not only about awareness, but action.

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Latest News | May 20, 2014
Survivor Spotlight: Keith Wheeler

When Keith Wheeler was just 11 years old, he was molested at the hands of his music teacher. Keith never told his family and as he grew older, he turned to marijuana and alcohol to cope. “I wanted — no, needed — to block out the pain,” he explains.

Latest News | April 21, 2014
Survivor Spotlight: Stories of Support

Whether you or someone you love has been affected by sexual assault, it’s crucial to have a support system in place.

Latest News | March 19, 2014
Survivor Spotlight: Pearl Lilly

Pearl shares her story of recovery following abuse and self-harm

Latest News | February 13, 2014
Survivor Spotlight: Kristin McCovery

One woman shares hope after an abusive relationship

Latest News | January 15, 2014
Speakers Spotlight: Stalking Awareness Month

To bring attention to the crime, survivors Katy, Diane and Marianne are speaking out this month, which is National Stalking Awareness Month.

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