Walk a mile in her shoes
Join for this great opportunity to stand up to domestic and sexual violence by participating in a one mile walk. Men, women, and children are encouraged to participate. Participants are encouraged to wear high heels during the walk; however, high heels are not required. All proceeds from this event will benefit the Alexandra House, a local community resource working to end domestic and sexual violence.
Date: Saturday, May 21
Time: Registration is from 8:30 - 9:50, Walk begins at 10:00
Location: Anoka City Hall Plaza
Contact Erica Stene for more information at firstname.lastname@example.org or 763-576-4036.
Being a survivor of a traumatic event can feel isolating and overwhelming. You are not alone. According to a student survey conducted in 2010, approximately 1 in 5 Anoka Technical College students have experienced sexual assault in their lifetime and 1 in 3 Anoka Technical College students have experienced partner violence in their lifetime. Counseling Services are available to help you locate the resources you need and offer you support at this challenging time.
The counselor may be able to see you on a walk-in basis in the Student Success Center (suite 190). To set up an appointment with the counselor please call 763-576-4795 or stop by the Student Success Center Information Desk. Anoka Technical College campus security can be reached at 612-819-4585. If you are experiencing an emergency please call 911.
Alexandra House: Shelter & 24 hour Crisis Line
763-780-2330 Alexandra House Website
house provides 24-hour emergency shelter, support services and advocacy
services to victims of domestic and sexual violence. There are
locations in Blaine and Anoka that serve victims of domestic violence or sexual violence across the state of Minnesota.
Sexual Violence Victims Support Group: Alexandra House, Monday nights from 7:00-8:30 p.m. Call 763-656-1366 to pre-register for the group.
Concerned Persons Support Group: Alexandra House, weekday evenings in Fridley, MN. Call 763-656-1368 to register for the group.
Allina Health Hospital Emergency Department: 24 Hour Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner
Coon Rapids location: 763-236-6000
Allina Health Sexual Assault Services Website
A sexual assault nurse examiner is a registered nurse with special education and training surrounding the care of people who have experienced sexual and family violence. The nurse offers the information and support needed to make personal choices about health care following rape, sexual assault or family violence. There are services available at locations throughout Minnesota.
Tubman - MN family crisis & support centers
Crisis line: 612-825-0000 Tubman Website
Tubman helps women, children and families struggling with relationship violence, substance abuse and mental health. Throughout the Twin Cities, Tubman provides safe shelter, legal services, counseling and community education.
Minnesota Coalition Against Sexual Assault
651-209-9993 or 1-800-964-8847 MNCASA Website
The Minnesota Coalition Against Sexual Assault (MNCASA) advocates for victims and survivors of sexual assault and provides sexual assault programing. Call the numbers above or use the website to find services based on location, culture and language needs.