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UPDATED March 10, 2016
The majority of sexual assaults are perpetrated against women, but 1 out of every 10 men is a victim of sexual assault. People are often reluctant to view men as victims of sexual assault, so men often have a difficult time accepting their own victimization and delay seeking help and support.
All of the information on this page and other pages of this website are relevant for men as well as women. However, because there are often particular issues that men face, you might want to view the links below which provide information specifically about male sexual assault and about the barriers male survivors often face:
There are many places that victims of sexual assault can find support, which you can find on our Chats and Message Boards page. You can also find other organizations that support victims of sexual assault on our National Organizations - Rape/Sexual Assault page.