There are many myths about the crime of rape and sexual assault which make things harder for victims who have experienced rape or sexual assault to disclose the incident/s and seek help.
Frequently asked questions
A SARC is a building where victims of serious sexual violence such as rape receive a high-quality professional response to their needs, whether medical or otherwise.
Rape is when a male penetrates someone’s mouth, vagina or anus with his penis without their consent. It can only be committed by males as it involves a penis but both males and females can be the victims.