Sexual Assault Prevention Resources


These are some resources from our Bystander Intervention Workshops. If you need further assistance, please contact asap@athensforeveryone.com. If there is an emergency, call one of the 24-hour hotline numbers listed below or 911!

Local and National Resources

Athens Area

The Cottage
Sexual Assault Center
24 Hour Crisis Hotline: 706.353.1912 or 877.363.1912

Project Safe
Domestic Violence / Crisis Intervention
24 Hours Crisis Hotline: 706.543.3331
Business: 706. 549. 0922

ACC Police Department
Emergency: 911
Non-Emergency: 706.613.3705

National

Restaurant Opportunities Center
Advocates for service industry worker’s rights. Provides research and resources for workers.

The Giving Kitchen
Atlanta-based organization that provides crisis grants for service industry workers experiencing unanticipated difficulties (medical care, death of relative, etc.)

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Enforces federal laws that make it illegal to discriminate against a job applicant. Also investigates charges of discrimination against employers.

RAINN (Rape, Abuse, & Incest Network)
National Sexual Assault Hotline: 800.656.4673

References: Sexual Assault and Harassment

Bystander Intervention & Sexual Assault Prevention resources from Indiana-Perdue University

Alcohol Server Knowledge Base from Camden Community Alliance

Fake IDs in Athens, Georgia from georgialawyerteam.com

Are restaurant workers susceptible to sexual harassment on the job? from The Law Offices of Daniel Feder

Georgia Sexual Harassment: What you need to know from Business & Legal Resources

Sexual Harassment from the EEOC

References: Drug-Facilitated Sexual Assault (DFSA)

https://www.uwsp.edu/dos/sexualassault/Pages/if-you-think-you’ve-been-drugged.aspx

http://sunrisehouse.com/club-drugs/ghb-4-hydroxybutanoic-acid/

http://healthresearchfunding.org/roofied-symptoms-effects/

https://www.futuresofpalmbeach.com/womens-health/victim-spiked-drink/

https://www.rainn.org/articles/drug-facilitated-sexual-assault

https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/ss6308a1.htm

http://nymag.com/thecut/2014/10/what-you-might-not-know-about-getting-roofied.html

https://www.cdc.gov/violenceprevention/sexualviolence/definitions.html

https://www.cdc.gov/violenceprevention/sexualviolence/prevention.html

References: Bystander Intervention Tactics

http://www.nsvrc.org/blogs/practical-tips-engaging-bar-staff-sexual-violenceprevention-meg-bossong

https://talesofthecocktail.com/in-depth/7-ways-bartenders-can-prevent-sexual-harassment-and-assault

https://www.crisisprevention.com/Special-Pages/Free-Training-Resources?gclid=CjwKEAjw387JBRDPtJePvOej8kASJADkV9TLLawkXksy8-EsuwWo2VFsYIZHmiQVz8WAIge0zOXcvhoC5Wjw_wcB

Crisis Prevention Institute. The Ultimate CPI Resource Pack. n.p. CPI, 2016. Print.

References: Service Industry Laws & Statistics

http://www.garestaurants.org/uploads/4/4/5/3/44535221/key_laws_overview.pdf

Jayaraman, Saru. Forked: A New Standard for American Dining. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2016. Print.

https://www.taylorenglish.com/newsroom-alerts-Michaels-Law-Goes-Into-Effect-Today-Facts-vs-Fiction-About-New-Alcohol-Law-Requirements-Under-Michaels-Law.html