Thank You For Making Celebration of Excellence 2019 the Best Yet!
Whether you attended the event last Monday evening, joined as a sponsor or host committee member, shared the love on social media, or donated from afar, we are so appreciative. Your help is critical as we build the capacity of our core programs — helping survivors navigate their legal options and healing process, training the professionals who support survivors post-assault, and disrupting the cycle of sexual violence through prevention education and policy advocacy. Photos of the evening are available on our Facebook page if you’d like to check them out. And watch the video of the awardees here!
SAFE Training Institute Courses and Activities:
May SAFE Alliance Quarterly Meeting & Training
On May 21, 2019, join the NYC community of Medical Forensic Examiners to stay connected and strengthen your skills to advance in your profession. The NYC SAFE Alliance provides a forum for sexual assault forensic examiners to share information, expand skills, network, and connect.
June 2019 Adult/Adolescent Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE) Course
This comprehensive, 40-hour* SAFE certification course trains medical professionals to provide competent, compassionate care to sexual assault victims, while using the most advanced technology associated with DNA and other sexual assault forensic evidence collection and preservation.
The Alliance’s Monthly Podcast: Sex Talk Happy Hour Welcome to Sex Talk Happy Hour, a podcast hosted by the NYC Alliance Against Sexual Assault. We hope you’ll subscribe and join us as we talk with amazing and brilliant people to talk about sex, sexuality, consent, violence, gender, gender norms, so on and so forth. Subscribe, and follow us on Instagram (@NYCAlliance) and/or on Twitter (@NYCAASA) and let us know what you want to hear about. Use our hashtag, #SexTalkHappyHour. Click the link above to be brought directly to the podcast’s iTunes page.
New episode: A Decade of Excellence
Every year, the NYC Alliance Against Sexual Assault honors 6 exemplary professionals working to prevent sexual assault or respond and support survivors. This year the Alliance celebrated our 10 year anniversary of the annual Lydia Martinez Multidisciplinary Collaboration Award AND added a 7th honoree!
On this episode, we talked to 4 past winners to see what they have to say about the award, about what has changed in the field since they won, and what’s giving them life these days!
Listen here now! This episode was produced and edited by Jeenie Yoon.