Celebrate Your Strength – Stand Up! Join HAVEN for Take Back the Night


“We stand together and we stand strong, fighting for an end to sexual violence.” Take Back the Night will be held at Oakland University on Tuesday, April 17. The event will be open to the community from 5:00 — 9:00 p.m., with a concert following the event. Take Back the Night will include a motivational […]

On Healing And Triggers, Or For Survivors, It’s Always Sexual Assault Awareness Month


My 20th high school reunion will be in November. And, up until recently I was nothing but excited about it. Of course, excited mixed with dread at seeing people I haven’t seen in 20 years-people who have a memory of a certain me that involved giant hair and lip gloss, and people who I have a […]