Announcements

Below you will find a rotating list of community announcements from our partners and colleagues in the field, ranging from local events and fundraisers to job and volunteer opportunities.

 

If you would like your program’s announcement to be included in this list, please email webmanager@svfreenyc.org with details and promotional materials, and the subject heading, “Announcement”.

Events

LAUGHTER & LIGHT: A Night of Comedy to Benefit the NYC Alliance Against Sexual Assault
Ticket sales are open now for our 9th annual Laughter & Light Comedy Show on Monday, November 6 at 7:00pm (doors open at 6:00)! Please come out to enjoy the comedy show, featuring Nore Davis, and support the Alliance’s work. 100% ticket proceeds will go towards supporting the Alliance’s core programs including prevention, training, survivor assistance, policy advocacy, and research.

 

Performance of Writing on the Wall  —  Fourth Universalist Society
Writing on the Wall, a dramatic staged reading based on true events, tells the shattering story of coeds at a prestigious college who claim to have been sexually assaulted. Performances will be held on October 13th and 14th. Net proceeds benefit Day One and One Billion Rising.

 

Campus Sexual Assault Symposium  —  Kings County District Attorney’s Office
Following a morning of speakers and a resource fair, the October 27th symposium will feature a performance by the CUNY Creative Arts Team to facilitate a dialogue about college sexual assault among our participants, and will host breakout sessions covering topics such as Bystander Intervention, Cultural Competency, Healthy Relationships, Law Enforcement and Title IX, among others.

 

Engaging, Supporting and Restoring: Working with Survivors of Domestic Violence and Child Abuse  —  The NYC Family Justice Center (Bronx)
In collaboration with Safe Horizon’s Bronx Child Advocacy Center, we invite you to join us for a conversation on supporting survivors in different communities. The event on October 30th will include a moderated panel and featured presentation.

 

 SAFETI Course: SAFE for the Advanced Practitioner  — NYC Alliance Against Sexual Assault
This course provides instruction on the basics of the Forensic Rape Exam, including medical assessment, preventive medications, evidence collection, and best practice in working with patients.

 

Survivors Magazine Seeks Participants  —  NYC Alliance Against Sexual Assault
Survivors Magazine is seeking participants for a photo series that uses fashion and photography to empower survivors of sexual assault and spread awareness of sexual violence.

 

Job Opportunities

Assistant Program Manager/Senior Prevention Coordinator  —  NYC Alliance Against Sexual Assault

 

Assistant Manager/Senior Coordinator – Finance & Operations  —  NYC Alliance Against Sexual Assault

Support Groups

Support Group for Female Survivors of Intimate Partner Violence  —  Mount Sinai CVTC
The group is designed to provide psychoeducation and support for survivors of intimate partner violence to explore the ways in which this trauma has affected their self-esteem, sense of safety, and interpersonal relationships. Beginning October 13th.