1 in 5 women and 1 in 7 men report having experienced severe physical violence from an intimate partner in their lifetime. 10% of women and 2% of men report having been stalked by an intimate partner.
Outreach is about caring and connecting with the community…it takes a community effort. We can make a difference when we work together through collaboration and building partnerships to combat today’s public health issues such as domestic violence, sexual assault, human trafficking, and homelessness; to includes investing into mentorship programs for our youth and assisting our elderly in the community. The collaboration and partnerships allow Restoration & Purpose Community Outreach to invest in the communities by creating mentorships for our youth, assisting our elderly, creating community service projects, hosting training to educate on public health issues that are mentioned above. Develop task forces to work together to provide solutions and create change.
There are four types of violence: Sexual coercion, Force to penetrate someone, rape, and unwanted sexual contact
Sexual violence impacts every community and affects people of all genders, sexual orientations, and ages. Anyone can experience sexual violence and it can happen anywhere to include online.
According to CDC, the NISVS 2015 Data Brief, reported 1 in 5 women experienced completed or attempted rape during her lifetime and 1 in 14 men was made to penetrate someone (completed or attempted) during his lifetime.
Prior to the age of 25, majority of female ande male victims of completed or attempted rape experience their first victimization early in life.
Human Trafficking is defined as the use of force, fraud, or coercion to compel a person into commercial sex acts or labor against their will.
A minimum of one action, means, and purpose must be present to establish a potential situation of human trafficking.
There must be Action (induces, recruits, harbors, transports, provides)
Then employs the Means (of force, fraud, or coercion)
The Purpose of compelling the victim to provide commercial sex acts (sex trafficking) or Labor services (labor trafficking).
In 2020, Florida ranked as the third highest state for Human Trafficking cases reported. Per the National Human Trafficking Hotline, 10, 583 Human Trafficking cases were reported.
Homelessness impacts a person’s health, physically and mentally. Homeless people experience high rate of health problems such as alcohol abuse, drug abuse, mental illness, and other conditions. They may lack access to adequate food and protection, and limited resources, protection, and social services. Hundreds of thousands of people are homeless at any given night.
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