Tag: Sexual abuse

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Factsheet: The New Affirmative Consent Laws

This factsheet goes with an Ask Lois Webinar from June 2022 explaining what the introduction of ‘affirmative consent’ really means. The webinar covers the history behind the amendments, how they may affect sexual assault reporting, as well as influence cultural change in responding to sexual assault.

Reporting Sexual Assault to the Police

This fact sheet explains sexual assault and consent, who can report sexual assault, the process when a sexual assault is reported to the police, the Sexual Assault Reporting Option and services that exist for victims of sexual assault.