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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 | October 26, 2015
1in6 and RAINN Launch Peer SupportGroup to Help Male Survivors

New online service provides peer-to-peer support among male survivors

Latest News | October 25, 2015
Survivor Spotlight: Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Survivor Lynette Louise shares her story of healing from an abusive household

Latest News | October 22, 2015
Child Sexual Abuse: What You Need to Know

Did you know that in 9 out of 10 cases in which a child is sexually abused, the perpetrator is someone the child or family knows?

Latest News | September 28, 2015
Big Problem on Campus

Survey of 27 universities highlights widespread problem of sexual violence

Latest News | September 24, 2015
Survivor Spotlight: Suicide Prevention

Michael opens up about his assault, and what helped him recover

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