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  • April 26, 2012 - 8:33am

    Child sexual abuse is prevalent in our society. One in four girls and one in six boys will be sexually abused or assaulted before they reach age 18. Abuse knows no bounds and occurs among all races, religions and socioeconomic levels. Many people find it shocking to learn that nine out of 10 times, the abuser is someone the child or teenager knows and trusts.

  • April 4, 2012 - 11:37pm

    The Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape advanced its mission to eliminate sexual violence and advocate for victims of sexual assault with a well-attended and energetic Advocacy Day event April 4 at the Capitol Rotunda in Harrisburg.
    This year, our Advocacy Day drew attention to:

    The need for proper funding for the 50 rape crisis centers in Pennsylvania
    Pending legislation that will help sexual assault victims
    Critical issues related to child sexual abuse.