Media Release

Alachua County Victim Services and Rape Crisis Center Forms Support Group for Adult Male Survivors

Wednesday, October 24, 2007 1:00 AM

12:49 p.m.

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL - Male survivors of sexual assault suffer trauma that may take months or years to cope with.  Join other survivors in learning how to recover and reclaim your strength.  The Alachua County Victim Services and Rape Crisis Center is forming a support group for adult male survivors.  The group will meet weekly for 10 weeks, and will encourage discussion and provide information about common reactions and strategies for coping and healing.
Please call Alachua County Victim Services at 352-264-6764 or the hotline 1-866-252-4539, for screening or to discuss your interest.



  • Mark Sexton
  • Communications & Legislative Affairs Director
  • Phone: 352-374-5204
  • Cell: 352-283-2317

If you have a disability and need an accommodation in order to participate in a County program, service or public meeting, please contact the Alachua County Equal Opportunity Office at 352-374-5275 at least 2 business days prior to the event. TTY users please call 711 (Florida Relay Service).