Advocates give support to sexual assault victims

By Teri Vance From the moment victims report a sexual assault in Carson City, they are assigned an advocate to help them through the legal process and to recover emotionally. “We are the one constant with the victim,” said Traci Trenoweth, the Sexual Assault Response Advocate coordinator for Advocates to End Domestic Violence. “We are [...]

2017-06-16T15:05:05-07:00April 6th, 2017|Community, News|

Youth leader shares sexual assault in hopes of helping others

By Teri Vance She wasn’t the kind of girl this kind of thing would happen to, Brooklyn Maw thought. So when Maw was sexually assaulted, she stayed quiet. “One reason I didn’t report it was because I was so humiliated,” Maw said. “It was really important to me that I would be able to tell [...]

2017-06-16T15:05:40-07:00April 6th, 2017|Community, News|
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