Protect Yourself. Protect Your Friends. Dissolve the Problem
- Women are most likely to be raped outside, by strangers in dark alleyways.
- It can't/won’t happen to me. Rape is an isolated, infrequent event that only happens to certain kinds of people: attractive, young women who are promiscuous or provocative.
72% of all rapes occur because someone was too intoxicated to give proper consent or unable to do so.
There are 23 known kinds of drugs associated with Drug Facilitated Sexual Assault.
17.7 million American women have been victims or attempted or completed rape.
Leave the party, bar, club, etc. in a safe manner (via taxi, if necessary) and go to somewhere safe and familiar
Call friends/family that you know will be able to help you
Visit the closest rape crisis center, where necessary tests and paperwork can be filed and completed. You can call 1-800-656-HOPE for access to the National Sexual Assault Hotline. This is available 24/7.