April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, a time to educate and bring attention to the issue and how to prevent it.
Sanctuary, Inc. Executive Director Heather Lancaster tells the News Edge they are a local resource to help victims who have experienced sexual assault or domestic abuse.
She adds April is a big month for them.
Lancaster says they want everyone to learn the importance of consent.
Sanctuary, Inc. is a preventive resource center and also offers restorative services.
Lancaster adds there are multiple ways to support them.
Sanctuary, Inc. serves the residents of Trigg, Christian, Todd, Caldwell, Lyon, Hopkins, Muhlenberg, Livingston, and Crittenden counties.