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WCASA is Wisconsin's only state-wide coalition dedicated to ending sexual violence.

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        Our Mission

        The Wisconsin Coalition Against Sexual Assault creates the social change necessary to end sexual violence. 

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        Class & Culture

        Just as someone’s racial/ethnic identity, sexual orientation, age, or ability can make them a target for sexual violence, and pose obstacles toward accessing services, so too can a person’s economic class or standing within a particular cultural group. These can include service in the military, experience in the prison system, or affiliation with a religious community.




        MILITARY SEXUAL ASSAULT ISSUES {now on its own page}



        Just Detention link to external web site – seeking to end sexual abuse in all forms of detention.

        1 in 10 State Prisoners Sexually Abused According to DOJ Study (Just Detention press release; link to report at bottom).

        National Council on Crime & Delinquency (NCCD) : Prison Bed Profiteers: How Corporations Are Reshaping Criminal Justice in the U.S. PDF: portable document format a study on the movement to corporatize corrections in the United States; while the report does not specifically mention sexual assault, it does indicate these facilities “experience a higher proportion of inmate-on-inmate assaults” (pg 8); there are undoubtedly implications for inmates ability to feel safe from the threat of sexual violence in a corrections system that is becoming more privatized.


          Upcoming Events

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          2018 Calendar

          Regional Technical Assistance


          Statewide & National Events


          Registration Open


          > September 5 & 6, 2018: Director's Meeting, Marshfield

          September 25 & 26, 2018: Northern Training, Bayfield

          > October 24, 2018: 
          Wisconsin Campus Sexual Violence Consortium Meeting, UW-Oshkosh


          Save the Date


          > December 4-7, 2018:

          Sexual Assault Victim Advocacy School (SAVAS), Madison

          > May 2-3, 2019: Nuestras Voces National Bilingual Sexual Assault Conference, Milwaukee



          WCASA Blog

          WCASA Blog Discontinued…

          We have discontinued our blog. For up to date information, please see the WCASA Voice newsletter.