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Why Tosha Volunteers

Why Tosha Volunteers

Why Tosha Volunteers! Volunteering for SARA has proven to be more than I expected, both in time invested and mental dedication. The experience has not only provided me with an opportunity to help others, but to help myself grow. I started with SARA because I wanted to...
What’s in a Name?

What’s in a Name?

What’s in a Name? By Laura B. Guilliams, MA, RYT You may have already noticed a change in how we refer to the trained volunteers and staff who answer our hotline and respond in person to survivors. When you call the 24-Hour Crisis Hotline, you are connected to a...
#SAAM – That’s a Wrap!

#SAAM – That’s a Wrap!

Sexual Assault Awareness Month Our community ROCKED our first #SAAM campaign – there is no doubt about that! Here are some exciting facts about our first ever #SAAM! We had 11 events on our SAAM calendar, most of which we hosted or co-hosted. These events...
#SAAM, Week 3 Wrap-Up

#SAAM, Week 3 Wrap-Up

#SAAM Week 3 Events On Tuesday, April 18th we filled the day with self-care activities. We are lucky to have Laura Guilliams on our staff as Director of Crisis Services. Another exciting expertise Laura brings to the table is that of a Certified Yoga Teacher. She led...
#SAAM, Week 2 Wrap-Up

#SAAM, Week 2 Wrap-Up

#SAAM Week 2 Events This week we had a great time at community events and reaching out to new people! Jefferson College of Health Sciences hosted Take Back the Night on Tuesday, April 11th. This event has a long tradition at the college and many students and community...