Sexual Violence Workshop And Discussion

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MANAHAWKIN – In the wake of the late media frenzy around sexual violence in the industry, it is important to be informed. Join Stockton University for their workshop, “Breaking the Silence on Sexual Violence: Violence in the Media and Your Rights” on Jan. 30 at 6 p.m. at the Bay Avenue Community Center, 775 East Bay Ave.

This workshop is a part of The Sexual Abuse and Assault Prevention Program by the St. Francis Counseling Service. There will be an informative discussion about sexual violence and how it has been brought to everyone’s attention more than ever lately through media. The Stafford Township and Stockton University Police Departments and the Ocean County Sexual Assault Response Team members will also hold a presentation on messages in the media to be followed by a discussion.

This event is free and open to anyone who is interested. However, seating is limited so registration is required. To register, call 609-626-3883.

This workshop is presented by Stockton University at Manahawkin; the Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office; St. Francis Community Center; the Stockton University Police Department; the Bay Avenue Community Center and the Stafford Township Police Department.