CAMPUS AGAINST VIOLENCE PROGRAM
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Against Violence (CAV) Program represents Salisbury University’s
commitment to ending sexual violence in all its forms; sexual
assault, domestic violence and stalking on campus and providing
students with knowledge and skills that will serve them
throughout their lives. Over the next two years, the CAV program
housed in the Counseling Center, will ensure that the
university has a coordinated response to issues of sexual
assault, domestic violence and stalking among students through
peer education, counseling services for affected students,
skills training, public awareness campaigns and working in
collaboration with faculty, staff and students to create a
community that is actively engaged in the prevention of sexual
Counseling: Free, confidential counseling services are
available to students who are directly or indirectly impacted by sexual assault,
childhood sexual abuse, relationship violence or stalking.
Group counseling is available for students who have
histories of childhood sexual abuse and students who have
experienced a sexual assault.
Campus and local community resources are available to
Training and Outreach Programming:
workshops: Peer educators provide trainings to residence
halls, classrooms, fraternities, sororities and other
members of the campus community by request.
Publications: Publications providing information about
sexual violence are distributed each semester.
Activities: Throughout the year, the CAV program hosts
campus-wide events and programs related to Domestic Violence
Awareness Month (October), Stalking Awareness Month
(January) and Sexual Assault Awareness Month (April).
STAND UP. SPEAK OUT. EMPOWER OTHERS.
BREAK THE SILENCE.
This project was supported by Grant No.
2008-WA-AX-0009 awarded by the Office on Violence Against Women,
U.S. Department of Justice. The opinions, findings, conclusions
and recommendations expressed in this
publication/program/exhibition are those of the author(s) and do
not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Justice,
Office on Violence Against Women.