Following (Mis)Conduct, a community town hall convening held on Monday, December 4th at The Public, we have collected resources for those interested in knowing more about ways to combat sexual misconduct and assault in our community.
The Public will continue to collect resources for those interested in knowing more about ways to combat sexual misconduct and assault in our community. The organizations listed here are ones who have helped influence our own work on the topic and we’ll be updating this page following Monday afternoon’s Town Hall event.
National Sexual Assault Hotline - 1-800-656-HOPE (4673)
Safe Horizon 24-Hr Helpline - 1-800-621-HOPE (4673)
Project Callisto www.projectcallisto.org
Creating technology to combat sexual assault, empower survivors, and advance justice – an online sexual assault reporting system.
Not in Our House www.notinourhouse.org
A Chicago-based movement founded to fight against sexual discrimination and harassment as well as gender-based violence in the theater community.
The Royal Court’s “Code of Behaviour” https://d19lfjg8hluhfw.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/06174357/A-Code-of-Behaviour-6Nov.pdf
A comprehensive code of behavior created by the Royal Court Theatre, offering concrete steps and actions to prevent sexual harassment and abuses of power in the theater community.
RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network) is the nation's largest anti-sexual violence organization. Operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline in partnership with more than 1,000 local sexual assault service providers across the country and operates the DoD Safe Helpline for the Department of Defense. RAINN also carries out programs to prevent sexual violence, help survivors, and ensure that perpetrators are brought to justice.
CVTC (Crime Victims Treatment Center) is dedicated to helping survivors of interpersonal violence heal. They offer crisis intervention, individual and group trauma-focused therapy, legal advocacy, complementary therapy and psychiatric consultation. All services are confidential and completely free of charge.
The Sexual Harrassment Handbook by Linda Gordon Howard https://www.amazon.com/Sexual-Harassment-Handbook-Gordon-Howard/dp/1564149129
A guide by attorney Linda Gordon Howard on how to recognize and effectively deal with sexual harrassment in the workplace.
The Actors Fund http: www.actorsfund.org
Offers emergency financial assistance, affordable housing, health care and insurance counseling, senior care, secondary career development, and more for theater professionals