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Sexual Abuse

Galop can help if you’ve been the victim of sexual abuse. Sexual abuse can happen once or several times and involves unwanted contact of a sexual nature between two or more people. Sometimes this abuse happens within families or intimate partnerships. Sometimes this abuse is acquaintance or date rape, while other sexual assaults are part […]

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Is This Abuse?

Unwanted pressure to have sex, being given drugs and/or alcohol that lessen your ability to consent to sex, and unwelcome touching of your body in a sexual manner are all types of sexual abuse.

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Will The Police Really Care?

You might be worried that police won’t take LGBT sexual abuse seriously, or that  you’ll be outed if you report abuse.

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How Can Galop Help?

Galop can help you find the support that you need, whether that’s assistance with reporting a crime or helping you to feel safer where you live.

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What Else Can I Do?

If you’ve recently experienced an assault, a Haven can talk to you about having a medical exam, collecting evidence, and keeping yourself safe.

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