ALACHUA COUNTY - Across the nation, April is a month for remembering survivors of crime and looking more deeply at how our society can create change in preventing abuse and violence. Alachua County Victim Services & Rape Crisis Center will be recognizing Sexual Assault Awareness Month, Victims' Rights Week, and Child Abuse Prevention Month with the following events:
April 12, 7 p.m.
Alachua County Victim Services & Rape Crisis Center's 30th Anniversary Banquet with Guest Speaker Sheriff Darnell
Ironwood Golf Course
$16 per ticket
RSVP (352) 264-6760
April 20, 6:30 p.m.
NO! The Impact of Sexual Assault in the African American Community
Documentary film screening and discussion
Alachua County Health Department Auditorium
224 SE 24th Street
April 22, 5 p.m.
An Empty Seat at the Table
Crime Victim Memorial Exhibit
April 26, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Victim's Rights Candlelight Vigil w/ Memorial Tile Painting and Tree Planting
Squirrel Ridge Park
1603 SW Williston Rd.
Please contact Laura Kalt of the Alachua County Victim Services & Rape Crisis Center at (352) 264-6760 for more information about any of these events.