NCEDSV is participating in the national SAAM campaign through social media awareness initiatives and by promoting statewide resources for sexual assault.
Join us in promoting public awareness of sexual assault prevention and response through social media. NCEDSV will post SAAM-specific content via our social media channels throughout April, that you can then share to your pages to help raise community awareness. Add links to your own websites and resources, and share with your audiences.
Learn more about SAAM through the
National Sexual Violence Resource Center’s (NSVRC) website.
Offers free or low cost health care in individuals, including safe services for those that are a part of the undocumented or refugee community. Services are available to those age 12 and older. Services are provided on a sliding scale fee and insurance is accepted. Teens can receive services without parental consent. No one is turned away for inability to pay.
280 S. Decatur Blvd. Las Vegas, NV 89107
East Las Vegas Public Health Center
570 N. Nellis Blvd., Ste. D-1, Las Vegas, NV 89110
280 S. Decatur Blvd. Las Vegas, NV 89107
401 S. Maryland Pkwy. Las Vegas, NV 89101
This community-based organization supports and promotes activities directed at furthering the well-being, positive image, and human rights of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer community, its allies, and low to moderate income residents in Southern Nevada. This organization is an advocacy network that provides advocacy and community resources for survivors and can assist in completing the victims of crime application. They have free, rapid HIV testing Monday – Thursday.
The Queer Anti-Violence Project (QAVP) provides Southern Nevada with specific victim/survivor services and anti-violence services directly related to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, and asexual persons (LGBTQIA).
24-hour hotline: (775) 883-7654
This community agency connects survivors to advocates, emergency shelter and SANE exams in Carson City, Nevada. They provide a wide variety of services to their community such as advocacy, parenting classes, shelter, victim court advocacy, and more.
Phone: (775) 284-2750
This community agency connects survivors of all ages to advocates, emergency shelter and SANE exams in Reno, Nevada. They provide a wide variety of services to their community such as advocacy and more. Will not pay for STI/pregnancy treatment and testing if a SANE exam is not performed.
The National Sexual Violence Resource Center’s annual Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM) campaign goal is to raise public awareness about sexual violence and educate communities on how to prevent it. The campaign theme for 2020, I Ask, champions the message that asking for consent is a healthy, normal, and necessary part of everyday interactions.
April 1, 2020
10 a.m. – 11a.m.
NCEDSV and NSVRC present the 2020 Visionary Voice Award honoring Cristina Hernandez.This event is part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM). This award recognizes individuals who have shown efforts to help put an end to sexual violence around the country. NCEDSV and NSVRC both aim to promote awareness by connecting the public with information they need to educate their communities.
April 29, 2020
World Market Center, Las Vegas
5:30 – 8:30pm
Food and drink and a celebration of survivorship with the Survivor Runway Show.
Early Bird Tickets – $100 per Ticket
$125 after April 10th
This year is the tenth anniversary of International Anti-Street Harassment Week, and it will be the last. Use the hashtag #StopStreetHarassment and visit stopstreetharassment.org for more details.
April 4, 2020
The 2020 Out of Darkness walk will be hosted by the Nevada Chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention on April 4, 2020 at Craig Ranch Regional Park in Las Vegas, NV. Registration for the walk begins at 9AM, and the opening ceremonies around 10AM.
April 7, 2020
NSVRC is asking everyone to wear teal, the color of sexual assault awareness and prevention, on the SAAM Day of Action. Wearing teal as a ribbon, shirt or accessory will serve as a conversation starter for important issues about consent, respect and supporting survivors. Share a selfie using the hashtags #SAAM, #IAsk and #Teal.
April 24, 2020
The Day of Silence is a student-led event where people take a vow of silence to demonstrate the silencing effects and erasure faced by LGBTQ people in schools across the country. Find out more at GLSEN.org and use #DayofSilence to show your support.