Pictured: Elise Delacruz & Katie Hanley
Listen below to hear Director of Oak Hill Centers, Katie Hanley and Training & Technical Assistance Coordinator at CT Alliance to End Sexual Violence, Elise Delacruz talk about how they joined forces to promote their campaign #SevenTimes which brings awareness to sexual assault against people with intellectual disabilities. #SevenTimes recognizes that people with intellectual disabilities are sexually assaulted at a rate SEVEN TIMES higher than those without disabilities.
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM) and is an annual campaign to raise public awareness about sexual assault and educate communities and individuals on how to prevent sexual violence.
CT Alliance to End Sexual Violence Statewide 24 Hour Toll Free Hotline:
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CLICK HERE for Connecticut Alliance to End Sexual Violence's website