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

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


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        Progress Together - Voice Newsletter, June 2015

        Prevention - Intervention

        Our work encompasses both intervention and prevention. For sexual violence to be eradicated, it must be met with a comprehensive response; this includes interceding where violence is happening to provide safety, support, and resources to those impacted by it (intervention), as well as educational outreach and social climate change which informs behavioral choices people make and precludes sexual violence from occurring in the first place (prevention). We see these activities as two sides of the same coin...

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        As with any disease, conflict, or endeavor, it is not enough to meet the challenges head-on–we must be a step ahead of the issue; we must be upstream, investigating the root causes of the issue.

        The sexual assault prevention movement started with intervention–naming the issue, providing support and services to victims and helping them on their journey to being survivors, and with raising the rallying cry out in the streets, in our schools, and in our court system.

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        Change Begins With YouThe Wisconsin Coalition Against Sexual Assault (WCASA) is a statewide organization incorporated in 1985 to support and complement the work of Wisconsin’s community-based sexual assault service provider programs and other organizations working to end sexual violence. WCASA works in collaboration with communities throughout the state to support existing services to victims/survivors of sexual violence, to plan for the development of new services, to create and support community prevention efforts, and to stimulate community ownership of the issue of sexual violence.

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        2015 WCASA Calendar
        Regional TA Events
        Statewide Events

           

        Registration Open!

         

        > 7/21 & 7/22: Northern Training, Danbury

        > 8/13: WCASA Benefit Concert, High Noon Saloon, Madison

        Dining for Peace, Prevention & Healing

         

        Save the Date

         

        > 8/12: WCASA Webinar Series: Campus

        > 8/13: SART & CCR Networking Event, Northwest Region, Location TBD

        > 9/16 & 9/17: Director's Meeting, Location TBD

        > 10/24: Survivors & Allies Task Force Gathering,
        Lac Courte Oreilles

        > 11/2 thru 11/5: Sexual Assault Victim Advocacy School (SAVAS), Madison

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        WCASA Blog Discontinued…

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