If you are Assaulted
DO… Seek medical assistance immediately. Victims can receive hospital care, at no cost, without having to prosecute the offender.
DO… Notify local law enforcement that an assault has occurred.
DO… Write down every detail about the incident you can remember.
DO… Consider getting counseling to deal with the feelings that follow an assault. The effects of sexual assault are long lasting and each individual recovers emotionally at their own rate..
DON'T… Change your clothes!.
DON'T… Shower, douche, brush your hair or teeth!.
DON'T… Touch or move anything at the scene of the assault.
You are loved, reach out, don't go-it alone.