Give Support

Resources for Friends, Family and the BCIT Community

If someone discloses an experience of sexual violence and misconduct to you, the role you play can be critical.

A person who has experienced sexual violence and misconduct may choose to disclose this information to friends, family, or any member of the BCIT Community. It is important to understand that all individuals express or experience their reactions to an violence in different ways.

A supportive response to such a disclosure includes: