April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM), and there are many things we can all do to look out for one another better and prevent sexual harassment and assault. We've all heard of the bystander effect and it's time we hold ourselves more accountable to each other. By being more aware of the signs of sexual harassment, and learning how to diffuse such situations and taking action when we sense something is wrong, we can change our culture.
Here are different ways you can be an effective bystander and not another unfortunate result of the bystander effect:
Remember, everyone has a right to feel safe, loved, and respected.
BIG LOVE & HUGS