Nonprofit View: It’s time to step up against sexual assault

One in 6 women and 1 in 33 men will experience sexual assault in their lifetime, according to the Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network (RAINN). In Maryland, 1 in 8 women will be raped in their lifetime. An estimated 1,773,000 women in Maryland are victims of sexual...

Jane Doe reporting is an alternative for rape victims

On Wednesday, Aug. 23, Rape Crisis Intervention Services of Carroll County held a free training session on Jane Doe reporting, presented by MCASA and held at Carroll Hospital. At least 60 percent of all sexual assaults go unreported in the United States, according to...

Volunteers Needed!

Do you want to help those affected by trauma? Do you want to make a difference in someone’s life? Volunteer for Rape Crisis Intervention Service! The hotline volunteer is someone who can provide emotional and practical support to victims of sexual violence....