S.A.C. presentations available include, but are not limited to, the following topics:

  • Sexual Assault 101

  • Child Sexual Abuse

  • Recognizing Signs and Symptoms of Sexual Abuse

  • Responding to Disclosures of Sexual Assault

  • Bystander Intervention

  • Engaging Males

  • Psycho-Education Groups

  • Sexual Assault and Technology

For more information about S.A.C.'s Awareness and Education Programs, email Sharon Travis at stravis@sacenter.org.

Be Safe At Last

Safe@Last

Safe@Last is a personal safety curriculum for K-6th grade students.  The program gives children the tools they need to avoid dangerous situations by teaching personal boundaries and assertiveness  skills. It is a curriculum of age-appropriate interactive games, role-playing skits, videos, and more – all designed to teach and train children how to act and react in difficult situations. Click here to learn more.

Be.

BeSafe@Last: BE! is a sexual assault awareness curriculum designed for middle and high school students. It focuses on promoting healthy relationships, while giving teens resources to get help if they experience dating violence or other forms of abuse. Be. was developed to help teens understand their unique value in order to treat themselves and each other with respect. Additionally, the program encourages and empowers teens to make a difference in their community by learning skills to end sexual violence and change social expectations. Click here to learn more.


Stewards of Children

Stewards of Children

We are an authorized facilitator of Stewards of Children, an evidence-informed training for parents and adults who live with, care for or love children. This training offers practical take-away tips that empower all of us to prevent child sexual abuse.

For more information, contact Kim Janecek at kjanecek@sacenter.org or by phone at 615.259.9055 ext. 314.

We can also offer this training in Spanish!

For more information, contact Barbara Valdes Hessel at bhessel@sacenter.org or by phone at 615.259.9055 ext. 340.


College Outreach SAC

College Outreach SAC and the College and Universities in the Middle TN area work collaboratively to develop campus sexual assault prevention research-based and best practice interventions that help to end and or reduce the incidents of sexual violence. These are not one size fits all presentations but are tailored to the culture and needs of the audience.

Topics include: the basics on sexual assault and how to respond, consent, healthy relationships, trauma informed care and rape culture. For more information, please contact Sharon Travis at stravis@sacenter.org or by phone 615-259-9055 ext. 333


Tennessee Bystander Project

Be Safe At Last

SAC, along with the Tennessee Coalition to End Domestic and Sexual Violence and the Department of Health have created the Tennessee Bystander Project. This project is to raise awareness about everyone's role in preventing sexual violence in our community. Look for our ad in Nashville and Clarksville, take a selfie, and share #ISeeIDo to increase our awareness efforts. It's up to all of us to end sexual violence within our communities. To learn more about this project visit TnBlue.org

 

SAFE BAR Project

Local bars and restaurants should be comfortable, fun and safe.  Customers should have a “top shelf” experience in an atmosphere of safety with knowledgeable and trained staff which equals safe, happy and satisfied customers. Bystander Intervention is an effective prevention strategy that staff can use to decrease sexual assault.

The Sexual Assault Center is hosting a bar owner roundtable on April 4, 2017, 2-3pm at Bar Louie, 314 11th Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37203 to discuss the role bars can play in intervening and prevention of sexual assaults and how we can partner to increase awareness and provide bystander training. 

For more information about our Safe Bar initiative contact Sharon Travis, stravis@sacenter.org

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