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Latest News| Oct 1, 2018

RAINN Hotline Helps Record Number of Survivors

Between Thursday, the day of the hearing, and Sunday, RAINN saw a 338 percent increase in hotline traffic. “History shows us that when high-profile allegations such as these are in the news it often causes others to reach out too. This story has clearly resonated with survivors, and has led thousands to reach out for help for the first time,” said RAINN president Scott Berkowitz.

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Sep 28, 2018

Me Too: Awareness into Action

It has been one year since survivors of sexual violence came forward and bravely told their stories with #MeToo. You may be thinking, “What’s next and how can I help?” RAINN has put together action steps that you can take to keep the spirit of #MeToo alive throughout the year.

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Oct 02, 2018

NLC Member Highlight: Cameron Esposito

Each month, RAINN features a member of its National Leadership Council (NLC). The NLC is a group of dedicated individuals who have shown their commitment to RAINN’s mission of supporting survivors and ending sexual violence. This month we checked in with comedian, survivor, and artist Cameron Esposito.

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Sep 25, 2018

RAINN Statement on Cosby Sentence

The women who shared their stories in the Cosby trial and sentencing showed admirable courage and strength. We are grateful that the court understood the seriousness of Cosby’s crime and sentenced him to prison. Let’s hope that the legacy of this case is that victims feel empowered to come forward, knowing that it can truly make a difference in bringing perpetrators to justice.

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Latest News | August 09, 2015
State Legislators Tackle Rape Kit Problem

With help from RKAP, dozens of states taking action

Latest News | August 02, 2015
Senate Committee Holds Hearing to Target Campus Sexual Assault

The Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) Committee hearing included testimonies on the importance of working with schools to combat campus sexual assault.

Latest News | July 31, 2015
Lleve #RAINNayuda a su comunidad

Empiece la conversación sobre el asalto sexual en su comunidad – con una fundita de cartón para vasos de café a la vez.

Latest News | July 31, 2015
Bring #RAINNayuda to your community

Start the conversation about sexual assault in your community – one coffee sleeve at a time.

Latest News | July 30, 2015
As Seen on “Cold Justice: Sex Crimes”

Learn more about the rape kit backlog and the importance of DNA evidence in rape cases.

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