UPCOMING EVENTS

FALL 2016

August 26, 2016

Yes! Yes! Yes! Coming to Terms with Consent and Preventing Sexual Violence

Jeff Bucholtz of We End Violence will be presenting at Weekend of Welcome to the incoming first-year students. Yes! Yes! Yes! uses humor, audience interaction, popular culture analysis, and performance to take a critical look at the ways in which our culture facilitates sexual violence. 

Sexual Assault & Dating Violence

The Women's Resource Center provides support, empathy, and advocacy to those affected by sexual assault, dating or domestic violence, and stalking. More resources, information, policy, and prevention info can be found here

Sexual assault and dating violence are, unfortunately, not uncommon on college campuses across this country. If you or someone you know has been affected by sexual assault, dating violence, or stalking the Campus Assault Resources and Empowerment (CARE) Line can be reached at (925) 878-9207 24 hours a day/7 days a week during the regular academic year. The CARE Line can be called or texted and is an anonymous resource. The Director of Sexual Assault Prevention is a state certified rape crisis counselor and a confidential resource around the issue of sexual assault. This means you can meet with the Coordinator and get information about options without initiating a formal report. The Sexual Assault Prevention and WRC Directors offer support, information, and referrals in the Saint Mary's community as well as a safe space at the WRC.

If you or someone you care about experiences a sexual assault or is in an unhealty relationship, there are many resourcse available both on and off campus.

ON CAMPUS

1. Campus Assault Resources and Empowerment (CARE) Line - 24 hour anonymous support: (925) 878-9207

2. Women’s Resource Center: (925) 631-4192

3. The Director of Sexual Assault Prevention: (925) 631-4193

4. Counseling and Psychologicial Services (925) 631-4364

5. Public Safety (925) 631-4282

 

IN CONTRA COSTA COUNTY

Community Violence Solutions(800) 670-7273

24- hour crisis hotline, advocacy, accompaniment and other sexual assault related resources

STAND! For Familes Free of Violence888-215-5555

24-hour crisis counseling and emergency resources related to dating/domestic violence

 

NATIONAL RESOURCES

RAINN (Rape and Incest National Network): (800) 656-HOPE (4673)

 101 Great Sources for Domestic Violence Prevention

Best Colleges Sexual Assault Prevention 

Public Health Resources: Sexual Assault

Dating Violence Resource Directory