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Latest News| Nov 6, 2017

Record Numbers Speak Out, Contact RAINN Hotline

Over the past few weeks there has been an outpouring of sexual assault and harassment allegations not only in Hollywood, but across the nation. The brave survivors who have told their stories through the media and the #metoo campaign have elevated a pivotal public discussion about sexual violence—an issue that affects an American every 98 seconds.

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Nov 06, 2017

What is Consent?

Many bravely spoke out about sexual harassment in the entertainment industry and shared their stories in the #metoo campaign. With increased discussion of this widespread issue, it is helpful to review what sexual violence is and the important role that consent plays in it.

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Nov 02, 2017

RAINN Partners with Health Insurance Provider to Develop Resource for International Students

This free resource provides school study abroad program administrators a way to share information about consent, bystander intervention, safety, responding to incidents, and protections available from law enforcement and schools.

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Oct 13, 2017

Hollywood Community Comes Together Against Abuse

Since news of sexual harassment and assault allegations against Harvey Weinstein broke last week, members of the Hollywood community have come forward to share their own experiences and stand against sexual violence.

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Latest News | June 16, 2016
How Do You Rebuild a Website? RAINN’s Director of Technology Has the Answers.

RAINN’s director of technology, Jeff Senkevich, explains the ins and outs of redesigning the new rainn.org. 

Latest News | June 14, 2016
RAINN's Website Has a New Look

RAINN unveiled a new look for rainn.org. The redesign is based on research conducted with survivors and website visitors who engage with content on rainn.org and turn to the National Sexual Assault Hotline for support. 

Latest News | May 25, 2016
Hawaii Acts To Protect Children, Test Rape Kits

By passing two anti-sexual violence laws this year, Hawaii is setting an example for state legislators across the nation.

Latest News | May 25, 2016
Survivor Story: Joe

Joe, a survivor of sexual abuse in early adolescence, speaks openly about the stigma associated with male survivors, living with mental health challenges, and the special love and support he found in his relationship with his pets.

Latest News | May 23, 2016
Ready, Set, Run

More than 200 runners in Washington DC, and another 321 runners throughout the country, braved the rainy weather and “Laced Up” for RAINN’s 3rd annual 5k to support survivors of sexual violence.

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