Bystander Actions

We live in a world where sexual and domestic violence occurs all too often. There are many actions we can each take in our lives that will hold perpetrators accountable and will help keep potential victims safe.

A bystander is someone who witnesses a situation or event, but does not take part in it. We all need to be active bystanders, which means that we step in when we see harm happening.

Violence exists along a continuum.

Between these points, there are many opportunities to be an active bystander:

Actions: If Someone You Know is Experiencing Domestic Violence

Actions: If Someone You Know is a Victim of Sexual Violence

More actions we can take in our community:

No one alone can end domestic and sexual violence, but everyone can do something. Working together we can make a difference!

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