PDXsaysNoMore.org brings the message of “No More Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault” to the Portland Metro Area, in solidarity with the national movement behind the No More campaign. PDX Says No More is a collaborative campaign organized by agencies that serve survivors of domestic and sexual violence in Multnomah, Clackamas, and Washington Counties.
FACTS ABOUT DOMESTIC VIOLENCE & SEXUAL ASSAULT
One in three women...
•One in three women (30%) and one in seven men (14%) report being a victim of domestic violence; one in five women (20%) and one in sixteen men (6%) report being a victim of sexual assault.
60% of Americans...
• 60% of Americans, 15 years of age or older, know a victim of domestic violence or sexual assault.
70% of women...
• Among the 70% of women who have experienced domestic violence and told someone about it, more than half (58%) said that no one helped them.
Only 47% of men...
• Only 47% of men experiencing domestic violence report telling someone about it, and with good reason. Of men who did tell someone, 87% reported that no one helped them.
Three quarters of Americans...
• Three quarters of Americans (75%) say they would step in and help if they saw even a stranger being abused, but almost two thirds (64%) of Americans age 15 or older say if we talk more about domestic violence and sexual assault, it would make it easier to help someone.
PDXsaysNoMore.org trae el mensaje de “No más violencia doméstica ni agresión sexual” al área metropolitana de Portland, en solidaridad con el movimiento nacional detrás de la campaña NO MÁS. PDX Says No More (PDX dice no más) es una campaña colaborativa, organizada por agencias que prestan servicios a los sobrevivientes de la violencia doméstica y sexual en los condados de Multnomah, Clackamas y Washington.