Community & Friends

Workshop: Sexual violence/relationship abuse

Posted on Wednesday, October 8th, 2014 by CommunityEngagement.
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Thousands of stories from survivors of rape and abuse. They are part of the Monument Quilt, helping to foster a culture where survivors are supported.

The UNCG Wellness Center and Department of Counseling and Educational Development are partnering with the FORCE: Upsetting Rape Culture Monument Quilt Project to host a workshop on Wednesday, October 15, 2014, from 5-8 p.m. in the Cone Ballroom of the Elliott University Center at UNCG.

The event is free and open to all members of the community.

There will be two opportunities during the event:

  • First, all members of the community may drop-in during the hours of 5:30 and 7:30 p.m. to create a quilt square with messages of support for survivors.
  • Second, survivors of sexual violence or relationship abuse are invited to participate in a full-length workshop from 5-8 p.m. This workshop will be held in a separate location from the drop-in experience.

To register, visit:
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1j6hId4Phf77dLteGNcxmsaXDx41HBN4LOlxY1N7c3_c/viewform

Please let Jeanne Irwin-Olsen (jrirwino@uncg.edu) or Jenn Hamilton (jnhamil2@uncg.edu) know if you have any questions.

 

Reposted from Campus Weekly