Connecticut
Listings are alphabetized by city with:
1.     Groups and Projects
2.     Information and Referrals
G R O U P S     A N D     P R O J E C T S

Association of Religious Communities (ARC)

Danbury

To alleviate the causes of violence, suffering and hate while advancing peace, justice and human dignity.

The Men’s Initiative

Western Connecticut State University, Danbury

While men can and are victims of sexual assault and relationship violence, men are even more likely to know a female who is a victim:  Friend, girlfriend, mother, sister, daughter, classmate,

Men Against Rape & Sexual Assault (MARS) (Facebook Page)

University of Hartford, Hartford

Men Against Rape & Sexual assault mission is to educate and empower the male community at the University of Hartford to work as allies with Women Against Rape & Sexual assault in preventing rape and other forms of men’s violence.

Women and Gender Resource Action Center

Trinity College, Hartford

The Women & Gender Resource Action Center (WGRAC) is a place of advocacy, support, and welcome for all members of the greater Trinity community.

Feminist Network

Wesleyan University, Middletown

Dedicated to creating a larger feminist presence on campus, encouraging activism around a number of issues, and raising awareness about those issues that we have chosen within the scope of feminism.

Sexual Assault Response Team (SART)

Wesleyan University, Middletown

The SART (Sexual Assault Response Team) intern, acts as a liaison between students and on- and off-campus resources for sexual violence, advocates for campus sexual violence resources, and creates space for campus dialogue, education, and awareness around issues of sexual violence.

Students for Consent and Communication (SFCC)

Wesleyan University, Middletown

SFCC’s goals as a campus group are to spread resources to people about sexual assault and campus policies pertaining to it, and to start productive conversations about enthusiastic consent. We do this by training people in bystander intervention, propagating the administration-approved consent training, and planing events and projects to raise awareness of sexual assault and consent issues.

Ruth Boyea Women’s Center

Central Connecticut State University, New Britain

The Center has taken the leadership in the prevention of violence against women.

The Men’s Initiative

Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven

The Men’s Initiative at SCSU believes that all men have a powerful and considerable influence in reducing sexual assault and violence, if they were allowed, encouraged and provided the resources necessary to speak and act out, and engage and influence other men.

Sexual Harassment and Assault Resources & Education Center (SHARE)

Yale University, New Haven

Yale’s Sexual Harassment and Assault Resources & Education Center (SHARE) has counselors available to talk to students or meet with them 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Students of AMF at Yale

Yale University, New Haven

The mission of Students of AMF at Yale is to provide peer support for college students grieving the illness or death of a loved one and empower the campus community to take action through service.

Cadets Against Sexual Assault (CASA)

Coast Guard Academy, New London

CASA members provide sexual assault prevention and response training to fellow cadets, take part in “One in Four” presentations for male cadets, and staff a 24-hour confidential hotline for victims of sexual harassment and assault.

1 in 4

Connecticut College, New London

An organization created by a group of men at Connecticut College who are interested in: Educating men about sexual assault and violence through programs. Helping to reduce the incidences of sexual assault and violence through advocacy. Changing gender-based stereotypes about men, women, and sexual violence.

Men Against Violence Against Women (MAVAW)

University of Connecticut, Storrs

MAVAW is a subgroup of VAWPP, in which men are trained as peer educators to present to all-male groups on issues of violence against women.

Women’s Center

Eastern Connecticut State University, Willimantic

The Women’s Center promotes gender equality by critically examining cultural ideals of gender and gender relations.

Connecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence (CCADV)

Statewide:  East Hartford

The mission of the Connecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Inc. (CCADV) works to change social conditions through policy advocacy, public awareness, technical assistance and education.

Connecticut Sexual Assault Crisis Services, Inc (CONNSACS)

Statewide:  East Hartford

CONNSACS works to end sexual violence through victim assistance, community education, and public policy advocacy.

I N F O R M A T I O N     A N D     R E F E R R A L S

Sexual Assault Yale University, New Haven