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  • Concerned Persons Sexual Assault Response Guide  Your support can make a big difference to someone who has been sexually assaulted. Learn how to respond in an empathetic manner and take care of yourself. http://www.macalester.edu/sexualassault/downloads/Concerned_Persons_Sexual_Assault_Response_Guide.pdf
    Tags: Reporting  Response 
  • Eleven Things Parents Can do to Fight Sexual Violence on Campus (PDF:1page)  A fact sheet by Students Active for Ending Rape. http://www.safercampus.org/sites/default/files/file/parents11things.pdf
    Tags: Family 
  • Family Assets: Search Institute  A positive agenda to support families focuses on identifying, celebrating, and investing in the strengths that are present and possible in all kinds of families. http://www.search-institute.org/familyassets/
    Tags: Family 
  • If He is Raped: A Guidebook for Parents, Partners, Spouses, and Friends  Rape can happen to anyone, including males. Everyone needs to know what to do and what not to do if a loved one, friend, or even a male stranger tells you he has been raped. http://www.justdetention.org/pdf/ifheisraped.pdf
  • Minnesota Men's Action Network: Alliance to Prevent Sexual and Domestic Violence (MNMAN)  MNMAN specializes in the development of innovative strategies that engage men, in partnership with women, to reshape the social environments which contribute to endemic levels of sexual and domestic violence. http://www.menaspeacemakers.org/programs/mnman
  • Start by Believing  This is a public awareness campaign designed to change the way we respond to rape and sexual assault in our communities. When someone comes to you . . . what will your reaction be? http://www.startbybelieving.org/Default.aspx
  • Transforming a Rape Culture  A groundbreaking collection of diverse voices tackling a wide range of important issues, this book is a much-needed step toward eliminating the sources of rape and rape culture. http://milkweed.org/shop/product/156/transforming-a-rape-culture/
  • White Ribbon Campaign: Engaging Men and Boys to Reduce and Prevent Gender-Based Violence  The world's largest effort of men and boys working to end violence against women and girls, addresses root causes, socialization, power, masculinities, and inequality. http://www.whiteribbon.ca/
  • learn@PreventConnect  PreventConnect welcomes you to this set of free courses and trainings, designed to grow and support a national community of practice for the prevention of sexual and domestic violence. http://learn.preventconnect.org/
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