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Freedom from Sexual Violence

Survivor Story



At This Moment…

Written By Laura Ostrow, CCASA Survivor Task Force member (TW: Sexual Assault) At this moment, one year ago, I was about to be raped. No, I wasn’t walking in an alley alone. No, I wasn’t…

The Woman Behind the Badge

The Woman Behind the Badge
By Doris Rivera-Black, CCASA Guest Blogger When people think of a sexual assault victim, most people think of someone else, not themselves. I thought that way once. I was one who said, "That would NEVER…

I Survived

I Survived
By Andrea, CCASA Guest Blogger Being selected to be a part of CCASA’s Digital Story Telling Project was much more of an experience than I anticipated. Going through the process of focusing on a specific…

Don’t Live in Silence

Don’t Live in Silence
By Suzy, CCASA Guest Blogger I grew up in a family where no one was more valued or respected than my grandfather. Nobody argued or disagreed with him ever. He began sexually abusing me at…
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