The National Sexual Violence Resource Center serves as the nation's principle information and resource center regarding all aspects of sexual violence. It provides national leadership, consultation and technical assistance by generating and facilitating the development and flow of information on sexual violence intervention and prevention strategies. The NSVRC works to address the causes and impact of sexual violence through collaboration, prevention efforts and the distribution of resources.

Kristen Houser
Vice President of Communications, PCAR
(717) 728-9740 ext. 144
(814) 933-9960 cell


November 11, 2011

PCAR, PCAP to hold collection to support services for victims of child sexual abuse at Penn State football game

Media Advisory
For Immediate Release
Kristen Houser, Vice President Communications
717-728-9740, Ext. 144

PCAR Chief Executive Officer Issues Call to Action to Protect PA Children

HARRISBURG-- Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape (PCAR) Chief Executive Officer Delilah Rumburg today issued an urgent call to action on behalf of Pennsylvania's most at-risk and vulnerable children and youth.

HARRISBURG - The Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape (PCAR) released a letter to the Penn State University Board of Trustees today offering resources, insight and expertise on child sexual abuse in light of the allegations against former Penn State football coach Jerry Sandusky.

PCAR commends the board for forming a task force to investigate the allegations not only against Sandusky, but also the perjury charges facing recently resigned Athletic Director Timothy Curley and Senior Vice President for Finance and Business Gary C. Schultz.

Michelle Bachelet from UN Women releases statement for the 2011 National Sexual Assault Conference

Tracy Cox, Communications Director
877-739-3895, Ext. 116
National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC)

National award honors rape prevention advocate

ENOLA, PA - The National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC) and the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers (ATSA) are pleased to present Alison Hall, Executive Director of Pittsburgh Action Against Rape, with the annual Gail Burns-Smith Award. Hall will be honored during the National Sexual Assault Conference in Baltimore on Sept. 14-16.

September 6, 2011

Tracy Cox, Communications Director
877-739-3895, Ext. 116
National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC)


National Sexual Assault Conference begins in Baltimore

The NSVRC is constantly adding new resources to our national library catalogue. Browse our newest additions now.

Like the majority of the nation, the National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC) was following the media coverage of the Casey Anthony trial. Although we do not know what exactly happened in Florida during June 2008, that led to the death of 2-year-old Caylee Anthony, we are aware that during the court proceedings there were allegations that Caylee's mother, Casey, was sexually abused by members of her family.


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