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Sexual violence is any form of unwanted touching including forced kissing, touching, groping, and sex. Learn more about what sexual violence is and how to find support.
Talking About Sexual Violence
What is Sexual Violence?
If you have questions about what counts as sexual violence or about what to do if you or someone you know has experienced it, you’ve come to the right page.
Options After Sexual Violence
No matter how you feel, know that what happened was not your fault. There are people who believe you, including the staff here at Centre for Sexuality. You don’t have to go through this alone. If you’re not sure what to do next, we’ve listed some possible options.
How to Show Support
If someone you know shares that they’ve experienced sexual violence, this means that they trust you. They may also be looking for your support. One of the best things you can do is just listen. If you are at a loss for words, we have suggestions for what you can do next.