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Male Survivors

According to the CDC, one in seven men age 18+ in the U.S. has been the victim of severe physical violence by an intimate partner in his lifetime.  Other males have had unwanted or abusive sexual experiences in their lifetime.

Sexual assault can happen to anyone, no matter your age, your sexual orientation, or your gender identity. Men and boys who have been sexually assaulted or abused may have many of the same feelings and reactions as other survivors of sexual assault, but they may also face some additional challenges because of social attitudes and stereotypes about men and masculinity.

No one deserves to be abused, ever!

Helpful resources include:

www.malesurvivor.org

www.1in6.org

www.thehotline.org

www.mencanstoprape.org