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Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Apr 1, 2014

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

Sexual violence is a very serious public health problem that affects millions of women and men. In the United States, 1 in 5 women and 1 in 71 men have been raped in their lifetime and nearly 1 in 2 women and 1 in 5 men have experienced other forms of sexual violence at some point in their lives. CDC Features.

The Rutgers University Health Services in Newark provides support to Rutgers students, faculty and staff who are victims of sexual assault. Visit our Sexualt Assault Services website.