10 Ways to Support a Survivor

Even with the best of intentions, supporting a sexual violence survivor in a way that actually lends support and doesn't create further harm is not so obvious. While it's important to be there for a survivor when they need you, it is also important to have some understanding of and be sensitive to the unique situation and set of challenges a survivor faces. We created this "10 Ways to Support Survivors" infographic to help you understand the best ways you can support a friend, family member, or anyone who reaches out for support. These tips can aid you in helping someone important in your life feel connected and cared about while they work through sexual assault.