Tag: victim advocate

8th TSC Expo answers ‘Who do I talk to?’

8th TSC Expo answers ‘Who do I talk to?’

| June 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention (SHARP) program’s primary mission is prevention of sexual assault/harassment to support Army commanders in their efforts to maintain the highest levels of organizational readiness.

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Sexual assault victims have a new advocate

Sexual assault victims have a new advocate

| November 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

The U.S. military continues to expand on the progress it has made in serving the needs of thousands of sexual assault victims.

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ACS holds Halloween Spooktactular Open House

ACS holds Halloween Spooktactular Open House

| November 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

A huge, orange bowl of candy sat on a table at the Army Community Service (ACS) Halloween Spooktactular Open House, here, Oct. 26.

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October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

| October 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Throughout October, the U.S. Army supports the Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM) observance to bring attention to an issue that undermines the Army Values.

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DOD releases suicide event report, changes reporting

DOD releases suicide event report, changes reporting

| May 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

“One suicide is always too many.”

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Victims of sexual assault have new legal counsel

Victims of sexual assault have new legal counsel

| January 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Any adult who is eligible for legal assistance through the military when the crime is perpetrated is eligible for an SVC.

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ACS provides added resources, advocacy this month

ACS provides added resources, advocacy this month

| October 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

1.3 million — That’s the number of women who become victims of physical assault by an intimate partner each year.

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Tips to ‘Recognize, Report, Prevent’ domestic violence

Tips to ‘Recognize, Report, Prevent’ domestic violence

| October 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Arguably, the most common stigma associated with domestic violence is that men cannot be victims. However, according to the National Violence Against Women Prevention Research Center, more than 830,000 men in the U.S. are victims of domestic violence, annually.

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For SHARP, Army needs character and competence

For SHARP, Army needs character and competence

| September 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

Some of the biggest influencers for getting young Americans into the Army are parents. And if parents don’t trust the Army, she said, the service may have a hard time convincing potential Soldiers to enlist.

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25th ID certifies new SHARP victim advocates

25th ID certifies new SHARP victim advocates

| August 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

The program reinforces the Army’s commitment to eliminate incidents of sexual harassment and sexual assault through awareness, prevention, training, victim advocacy, reporting and accountability.

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